Tag: University of Manchester

Aug 18
Manchester University has been ranked one of the UK’s top five universities

The University of Manchester has been named the fifth best institution in the UK this…

Jul 15
Marcus Rashford to become youngest ever recipient of honorary degree from University of Manchester

Marcus Rashford is to become the youngest ever recipient of an honorary degree from…

Feb 11
Community art competition launched to celebrate Manchester’s amazing legacy of discovery

As any proud Manc will know, our city has long been a world leader in innovation. From…

Jan 17
Manchester gets £5m boost for new world-class cancer research facility

Ambitious plans to bring together in Manchester the largest concentration of…

Oct 11
Ex-Man City captain Vincent Kompany receives honorary degree from Manchester University

Former Manchester City captain Vincent Kompany has received an honorary doctorate from…

Sep 30
Manchester scientist made Champion of Alzheimer’s Research UK for raising awareness of dementia

Dr Helen Beaumont, a research scientist at the University of Manchester, has been made…

Sep 11
15 things for Freshers Week 2019 in Manchester that won’t break the bank

Welcome to Manchester, students! Whether you’re returning to your studies or…

Mar 25
Manchester is the top city outside London for attracting students – and keeping them

Manchester is the top city in the UK outside London for attracting students –…

Oct 03
There’s a massive new food market at Manchester University – and it’s open to the public

The University of Manchester is one of the first universities in the country to launch…

Sep 17
An alternative Freshers’ Week guide to Manchester

Manchester has one of the largest student populations of any city in the country, and…

Aug 07
Two more Manchester locations named amongst most important in country by Historic England

Manchester has a history of protest and progress – from political marches and…

Jul 06
Worker Bee: Sally Sykes, Director of Comms and Marketing, University of Manchester

Former Altrincham Grammar School pupil Sally Sykes is settling into her new job in…

Jun 20
Did Alan Turing really commit suicide – or was he killed?

Today is the 70th anniversary of the birth of the world’s first stored program digital…

Apr 13
For the many not the few: meet the company bringing opera to the people of Manchester

In June 2016, a group of budding music students from University of Manchester decided…

Mar 08
15 inspirational Manchester women who have made their mark

From cutting edge science and enterprise to poetry, these local women are leading the…

Oct 10
Design Manchester: 12 days of exhibitions, workshops, films, debates and parties around the city

Explore your creative side this month with art and design themed events for all the…

Aug 14
Manchester students take divine show to the Edinburgh Fringe

Godspell is one of the lesser known musicals of yesteryear. It’s based on…

Aug 09
Sixty years of cutting edge science: Jodrell Bank celebrates Diamond Jubilee

The pioneering Lovell Telescope, towering almost 300ft above the Cheshire plain near…

Aug 04
Manchester University students take award-winning puppet play to Edinburgh Festival Fringe

The Edinburgh Festival Fringe is the biggest arts festival in the world. Last year, it…

Jan 27
Manchester’s newest gallery launches latest art exhibition

The Saul Hay Gallery is Ian and Catherine Hay’s way of supporting the fine art scene…