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The University of Manchester

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  • SIZE> 12,000 students

  • AGEMature

  • STATUS Private

  • RESEARCH High

  • FOCUS Comprehensive

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With a distinguished history of academic achievement and an ambitious agenda for the future, The University of Manchester offers a learning experience rooted in a rich educational heritage and boosted by cutting-edge research and innovation – all at the heart of one of the world’s most vibrant and exciting student cities. Its tradition of success in learning and research stretches back over 180 years. The birth of the modern computer, the splitting of the atom, the founding principles of present-day economics – all these and many more world-changing innovations have their roots at The University of Manchester. Today, research remains at the heart of The University of Manchester. The institution researches in a wider range of academic areas than any other British university and is at the forefront of the search for solutions to some of the world’s most pressing problems, boasting strong collaborative links with industry and the public services, and making a real difference through its international research centres, which explore a diverse range of topics. The latest independent Research Assessment Exercise (RAE), published in December 2008, ranked an impressive 65% of research activity at the University as “world-leading” (4*) or “internationally excellent” (3*), and the University was...
30
2014
33
2015
29
2016
  • 84.80
    Overall Score
  • 97.9
    Academic Reputation
  • 99.7
    Employer Reputation
  • 76.9
    Faculty Student
  • 53.5
    Citations per Faculty
  • 90.1
    International Faculty
  • 98.6
    International Students
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2015
7
2016
  • 88.60
    Overall Score
  • 87
    Academic Reputation
  • 83
    Employer Reputation
  • 90.7
    Citations per Paper
  • 96.8
    H-index Citations
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2014
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2015
  • 80.60
    Overall Score
  • 80
    Academic Reputation
  • 79.6
    Employer Reputation
  • 86.1
    Citations per Paper
  • 80.8
    H-index Citations
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Number of academic faculty staff

In total
4,768
International
1,605

Number of students

35,072
Postgraduate 27%
Undergraduate 73%

Number of international students

13,040
Postgraduate 44%
Undergraduate 56%
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