INTO Manchester in partnership with Manchester Metropolitan University: an ambitious university in a top global student city
Bold. Ambitious. Modern. Follow in the footsteps of 40,000 Manchester Metropolitan University students (HESA 2020/21) who are busy shaping the world. If you’re looking for a university that will give you industry-focused skills, internship opportunities and degrees with real-world value, Manchester Met can help you get there.
Why choose Manchester Metropolitan University?
With its roots in higher education dating back to 1824, more than a century of expertise has developed MMU into what it is today.
Industry-relevant degrees – courses are designed to develop your career, with links to professional bodies including ACCA, AMBA, CMI, EQUIS and RIBA, and industry placement opportunities.
Diverse academic choice – Manchester Met is known for Manchester School of Art – one of the UK’s oldest art schools – as well as the Manchester School of Architecture. You'll also find the most affordable triple-accredited business school in the UK here.
Links to international companies – Manchester Met is dedicated to turning your career ambitions into reality. Graduates have gone on to work for Amazon, Astrazeneca, BBC, Facebook, IBM, Microsoft and PwC.
Living in Manchester
What's life like in Manchester for students?
A magical mix of music, museums, sports and shopping makes Manchester one of the UK’s great student cities. It’s also a welcoming and diverse place that’s ranked among the top 10 friendliest cities in the world (The World’s Friendliest Cities, Rough Guides 2021). Popular areas include:
Old Trafford and Salford: home to Manchester United, The Trafford Center for big brand shopping and MediaCityUK – headquarters of the BBC.
Deansgate: Manchester’s entertainment hub. Great Northern Warehouse offers shopping, 24-hour gaming, a cinema and international restaurants.
Northern Quarter: watch the world go by in Manchester’s hippest neighbourhood. Known for vintage fashion, record shops and coffee houses.
Spinningfields: this city center destination is a foodie paradise, from fine dining at The Ivy to art-house movies at the Everyman Cinema and much more.
What's it like to study at the INTO Manchester Center?
Want to study in Manchester? The INTO Manchester Center offers a range of excellent facilities for learning and studying. It’s also located in the city center, so you’ll never be far from a variety of shops and cafés if you need a study break!
Where will I live in Manchester?
At INTO Manchester you have the option of three modern and centrally-located student apartments. Wherever you choose, you’ll be living with other INTO students and have access to our specialist support services.
Piccadilly Point and Lambert & Fairfield – in Manchester's vibrant city center In the heart of Manchester, close to the INTO Manchester center and Manchester Piccadilly Train Station, with world-class amenities and restaurants on your doorstep. Choice of private ensuite, with common room, pool table and well-equipped gym on site.
Wilmslow Park – in Manchester's student hub, the Knowledge Quarter Newly-refurbished accommodation located in one of Manchester’s most exciting and student-friendly districts. Direct bus routes to the INTO Manchester centre (10-15 mins). Various study and social spaces, including a gym, games room, and social lounge.