The University of Manchester


The University of Manchester is a large research intensive university with a diverse population of students from over 160 different countries. A member of the Russell Group, the University has a strong reputation for excellence in teaching and research, as well as providing an unrivalled student experience in the heart of the UK's second city. The University was named the most targeted institution in the UK by the country's top 100 employers in 2016, and offers a high quality learning experience that leads to excellent employment prospects. In addition, the University of Manchester is strongly committed to social responsibility and encourages students, staff and graduates to make positive contributions to their communities worldwide. 


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  • Average tuition fees - £20,000
  • Estimated living costs - £11,000
  • Minimum IELTS score - 5.5
  • Student satisfaction - 85  
  • Employment prospects - 94
  • International student ratio - 27%



  • The Times: 32
  • The Guardian: 31
  • QS World Rankings: 34
  • Complete University Guide: 22