Universities and Foundation Institutions in Manchester

Universities and Foundation Institutions in Manchester



  1. The University of Manchesterhttp://www.manchester.ac.uk/


  • Address: Oxford Road, Manchester, Greater Manchester, M13 9PL
  • Telephone: +44 (0) 161 306 6000

The University of Manchester is a large research university situated in the city of Manchester, England


  1. Manchester Metropolitan University


  • Address: Lower Ormond Street, Manchester M15 6HB
  • Telephone: 0161 247 3046

Manchester Metropolitan University, often referred to as ‘MMU’ and simply referred to as ‘Man Met’, is a British public university located in North West England, and was established in 1970 as ‘Manchester Polytechnic’, and gained University Status in 1992. Its headquarters and central campus are in the city of Manchester, and there are additional facilities in the county of Cheshire. The university has its roots in the Manchester Mechanics’ Institution (1824) and the Manchester School of Design (1838).[5] It is the fifth largest university in the United Kingdom in terms of student numbers.


  1. University of Salford


  • Address: The Crescent, Salford, Lancashire M5 4WT
  • Telephone: 0161 295 5000

The University of Salford is a public research university located in Salford, England, approximately 1.5 miles west of Manchester city centre. Its origins come from the Royal Technical Institute, Salford which was opened in 1896


  1. University of Bolton


  • Address: Deane Road, Bolton BL3 5AB
  • Telephone: 01204 900600

The University of Bolton is a public university in Bolton, Greater Manchester, England. It has approximately 14,000 students across all sites and courses, with 700 academic and professional staff


Other universities:

5. The Royal Northern College of Music: rncm.ac.uk/



  1. INTO Manchester: http://www.intohigher.com/uk/en-gb/our-centres/into-manchester.aspx


  • Address: Bridgewater House, 58/60 Whitworth Street, Manchester M1 6LT
  • Telephone: 0161 279 7272

Academic and English language preparation for international students. Top 3 reasons students choose INTO Manchester:

  • Guaranteed progression to leading UK universities.
  • Full student support securing your visa and applying to universities.
  • Live and learn in Manchester – one of the most popular student cities in the world


  1. The Manchester College: themanchestercollege.ac.uk/


Address: Princess House, 105-107 Princess Street, Manchester M1 6DD

  • Telephone: 0161 656 5714

The Manchester College is a further education college in Manchester, England. It opened on 1 August 2008 as the result of a merger between City College Manchester and Manchester College of Arts and Technology to form a ‘supercollege’.


  1. Ashton Sixth Form College: asfc.ac.uk/


  • Address: Darnton Road, Ashton-under-Lyne OL6 9RL
  • Telephone: 0161 330 2330

Ashton Sixth Form College has been providing quality education to school leavers for many years and continues to grow and develop to meet the demands of local 16 to 19 year olds. The College is a major provider of the highest quality academic and vocational education in the area. A recent report found that much stronger progress is made by students studying within a sixth form college than in any other post-16 environment and this is certainly reflected in the results achieved by students at Ashton Sixth Form College.

  1. Oldham College: oldham.ac.uk/


Address: Rochdale Road, Oldham OL9 6AA

Oldham College is a further education college based in Oldham, Greater Manchester, England.


Other foundations:

  1. Stockport College: www.stockport.ac.uk/
  2. Trafford College: www.trafford.ac.uk/





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