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Manchester Metropolitan University - UK

All Saints Building,All Saints,Manchester,Greater Manchester,England,M15 6BH


Year Of Estabishment

1970

Staff

10,400 (approx)

Acceptance Crireria

Profile Dependent

Accomodation

Yes

College Address

All Saints Building, All Saints, Manchester M15 6BH, UK

College website

http://www2.mmu.ac.uk/

College Contact

N/A
Type

Public

Scholarship

N/A

No.of students

30,000-34,999 (approx)

Intake

Sep/Oct

Overview

Overview

Manchester Metropolitan University is a public university which was set up in year 1992. It is located in Manchester, England, United Kingdom. It works on motto ?Many Arts, Many Skills?.

In terms of research Manchester Metropolitan University was ranked at #4 and at #73 overall ranking amongst all universities of United Kingdom by Complete University Guide. According to Guardian University this university is referred to have high spec engineering and science labs and arts facilities. The Career and employability services organize regularly employer events in the university which helps students to get noticed in the job market. This university provides free English language classes for international students studying at the university. 

University is affiliated to University Alliance, Association of Commonwealth Universities, North West Universities Association, Association of MBAs and European University Association. The chancellor of Manchester is Dianne Thompson and vice-chancellor is Malcolm Press.

Campus

  • Manchester Campus

It is located in one of the busiest bus routes in Europe, nearby railway station of the city and metro tram routes. This campus is easily accessible from across the city as it has excellent transport facility.

  • Cheshire Campus

It is located within walking distance from the city?s railway station and a short distance 30 minutes journey by train from Manchester International Airport.

Departments

Manchester?s departments are:

  • Business and Law
  • Education
  • Health
  • Psychology
  • Social Care
  • Hollings
  • Humanities
  • Languages
  • Social Science
  • Art
  • Science and Engineering
  • Business and Management
  • Contemporary Arts
  • Education
  • Exercise and Sport Science
  • Interdisciplinary Studies

Teaching Standards

The teaching faculty of this university has won European Universities? award for Excellent Student IT in year 2014. According to National Student Survey 2014 about 83% of eligible students studied at Manchester are totally satisfied with the teaching faculty on their course.

Courses

This university offers undergraduate, postgraduate, research and CPD courses in various fields. It is organised into eight faculties: Manchester School of Art, Health, Psychology and Social Care, Humanities, Languages and Social Science, Science and Engineering, Business and Law, MMU Cheshire, Faculty of Education and Hollings Faculty. Some of university?s major courses are:

  • Education
  • Interdisciplinary Studies
  • Art
  • Business and Management
  • Psychology

Student Facilities

The Union Manchester Metropolitan University represents over 37,000 students being one of the largest student-led organisations across United Kingdom. Over 150 different sports clubs and societies offering a wide range of interests, politics, sky spaning and from rugby to gardening are provided by this university.

More than 1500 students take part in sports activities of the university, competing against other universities and in British Universities & College Sport. Over 20 coach education courses accredited by National Governing Body of Sport Level 1 and 2 are offered by university. Gymnasiums, swimming pools, outdoor pitches and court facilities are facilitated at the campus.

Accommodation

It provides on and off campus halls of residence to their students along with all basic amenities required by students while living at the campus. It overlooks the following halls of residence:

  • Birley Fields Residences
  • New Medlock
  • Wilmslow Park
  • Daisy Bank Hall
  • Oxford Hall
  • Briarfields Hall
  • Cambridge Hall
  • Cavendish Hall
  • Victoria Hall
  • Booth Hall
  • Davenport Hall
  • Harley Hall

With 24x7 wireless internet access halls of residence are available and all security are provided for the students.

Notable Alumni

Some of university?s notable alumni are:

  • Bernard Hill - actor
  • Sir Antony Sher ? actor
  • Jonathan Mildenhall - Vice President at Coca-Cola
  • Roberto Martinez, Manager of Everton FC
  • Eamonn O?Neal, Managing Editor, M.E.N. Media
  • Julie Walters, Actress

Scholarships

Manchester Metropolitan University provides scholarships to students pursuing undergraduate and graduate belonging from overseas and national. It offers following scholarship programmes:

  • Vice-Chancellor Scholarships
  • MSc Business Scholarships
  • U.S. Financial Aid
  • Alumni Loyalty Discount
  • Family Discount
  • Country Specific Scholarships
  • Sports Scholarships

Every year university provides more than £75 million scholarships to students. Scholarships can be applied according to students? eligibility.

 

 

 

Courses Offered

Strategic Business Management MSc

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English and American Literature BA (Hons) with a foundation year

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French with Urdu BA (Hons)

Bachelors | Full Time (4 years)

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Linguistics with Arabic BA (Hons) with a foundation year

Bachelors | Full Time (4 years)

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Biology MBiol

Bachelors | Full Time (4 years)

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Marketing PGCert

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