International Summer School
This is a fantastic opportunity to experience the vibrant life of Manchester, discover British history and culture, develop your academic skills, and meet new friends from around the world.
The faculty enjoyed successful results as part of the Research Excellence Framework (REF 2014), which is the system for assessing the quality of research in UK. Particular highlights included:
- English and Creative Writing were ranked 8th out of 89 subject groupings in the UK for their impact on society – ahead of both Oxford and Cambridge.
- Sociology came 10th in the UK for impact - ahead of Cambridge and Kings College.
- History at Manchester Metropolitan University was ranked in the top 20 of 82 subject groupings in the UK for its impact on society - ahead of Oxford, Cambridge, Liverpool and Manchester.
- Three subject areas from our faculty - Sociology, English and History - are in the University’s top five for REF 2014.
Student satisfaction is a high priority in the faculty, in the latest National Student Survey we achieved an overall score of 90%. To find out about student experience in the faculty, read our student testimonials:
We are committed to knowledge exchange and encouraging collaboration between researchers, educators and businesses. We also have a wealth of experience working with international partner institutions to develop courses to meet the needs of students in an ever changing world. If you are an overseas institution interested in developing collaborations, please contact Dr Andy Harris, Academic Lead for International Projects.