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Manchester Metropolitan University

Manchester | North West England

Diverse local nightlife Creative City

Ucas code: M40

MMU is a thriving and diverse community of students from all professions ranging from artists and teachers to business leaders and scientists. Whatever course you choose you'll have access to great industry links and opportunities in one of the UK's most popular student cities. We're two thirds of the way through a £350 million building programme including a new students' union planned for 2014.
Source:Manchester Metropolitan Students' Union

What students say about this university

Dialog 887 comments (268 students)

How students describe this university

We asked more than 11,000 undergraduates to say how far they would describe their uni as having the following characteristics. We carry out this analysis where we have scores from at least 30 students. You can also see whether these ratings are high, medium or low compared to other universities.

Varied union activities

71%

MED

Sporty

64%

MED

Political

45%

MED

Creative

68%

HIGH

Diverse local nightlife

84%

HIGH

Vital stats

Sources: NSS, DLHE & HESA
% of graduates in work or further study 94% LOW
Student score 78% MED
Average graduate salary £18.2k MED

Overall student satisfaction

85%

of students are very or quite satisfied with this university

Number of students

32,485

students attended last year

Undergraduate / Postgraduate

83%

of students are undergrads

Full-time / Part-time

15%

of students are part-time

Male / Female

58%

of students are female

Young / Mature

14%

of students aged over 21

UK / Non-UK

7%

of students here are from outside the UK

Student union satisfaction

77%

of students are very or quite satisfied with the student union

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League table rankings

Here's where this university ranks in the three main league tables (where available), which are calculated using a combination of stats that they each weight in different ways. They’re a handy guide but don’t offer the full picture – just because a university is top (or bottom) of the league tables doesn’t mean it is (or isn’t) the right choice for you.

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Where it's located

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