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About ISDS

We create, innovate, support and simplify technical systems for students and staff at one of the world's greatest universities.

What we do

Information Systems and Digital Services (ISDS) works in partnership with our academic and professional colleagues to deliver digital and IT services that help the University achieve its strategic objectives in teaching and research.

Our teams across campus support your teaching, learning, and professional IT services.

Who we are

ISDS is made up of around 150 staff who look after everything from Infrastructure to managing IT Projects.

Meet your colleagues

Working with us

Our ISDS projects are a key driver behind technology capability improvements for the University, as such there is a structured project process in place.

If you want to suggest a new project, or work with ISDS on a technology-driven change, visit the ISDS Projects page.

The Information Systems Strategy

Our Information Systems Strategy sets out how we will support the objectives and the vision of the University through clear strategic planning and alignment, transformation our capabilities to meet the changing needs of the University and delivering Quality services.

Read the Information Systems Strategy

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Need IT Support?

The IT Helpline team is on call 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Or come see us weekdays in the Business School Student Hub or University library 

  • Call: 0161 247 4646
  • Self Service (24/7):
  • Chat (24/7): Start chat 
  • Visit:
    • Student Hub (Staff and Students) 9:30am - 15:45pm
      Ground Floor
      Business School
      M15 6BH
    • Library (Students) 12pm-4pm
      Ground Floor
      M15 6BX
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