Introduction to the University of Manchester

There can be little doubt about it, the University of Manchester is one of the finest academic institutions in the United Kingdom. The largest single site university in the country and with no less than 25 Nobel Prize winners amongst their alumni, 83% per cent of its research was classed as “world leading” or “internationally excellent” during 2014 and they have continued to build on these excellent results.

With this sort of reputation, it isn’t difficult to see why so many students choose the University of Manchester, from all across the globe. Indeed, more students opt for the university than any other in the UK making the student community in the city one of the most vibrant in the world.

In the latest student advice feature here at Almero Student Mansions, we take a closer look at the University of Manchester and why its courses, great student union and academic rankings make it a prudent choice for anyone looking for a fantastic standard of education and a city with a bright future.

Manchester University Courses

As you would expect from such a university, you can choose from a wide range of BA and BSc courses at the University of Manchester. Again, the selection of courses is actually the most comprehensive in the country and allow students to take advantage of innovative technology and academic environments.

You can search for courses available at University of Manchester right now by clicking here.

University of Manchester Student Union

The Student’s Union of any university is of course the hub where students can socialise, volunteer, get involved with events and also aid their studies. University of Manchester’s is inevitably a thriving and energetic space where one can really start to experience the city and its community.

If you are looking to get involved with societies at university, whether it be academic or sporting, then this is the place to go. With some of the best athletic facilities in the UK and more culture than anywhere outside of London, you will no doubt find what you’re looking for at the SU. From dance and crafts, to theatre and even cookery, the Student Union is the place to be for students looking to get far more than a degree qualification from their time away at university.

Head to the dedicated Manchester Student Union website for more information about what is currently going on in the city and some great insight into what you can expect should you choose the region for your studies.

University of Manchester Ranking

 Finally, a crucial part of any decision regarding your university of choice, is of course academic performance. We have already mentioned the stellar reputation the institution has but where does this leave it in terms of rankings when compared to the other fantastic universities across the UK?

University of Manchester is currently 57th in the UK according to the Times Higher Education rankings for 2019. This is extremely respectable given there are nearly 200 universities in the country and the fact this university is always looking to improve its facilities and quality of education. You can find out lots more about this at THE, where you can discover student numbers, students per lecturer and also the male to female ratio.

If you are looking for even more information, why not check out the Manchester University’s page at WhatUni? Here you can find out important student information such as the price of a pint, more ranking data, testimonials and online prospectus. Choosing your university and of course the region you decide to head to, is one of the most important you are likely to make so make sure you have absolutely all the information you need before you make an informed decision.

Luxury Student Properties in Manchester

Should you decide, once you have analysed all of these great resources, that Manchester is for you, then you may be interested to learn that we have just opened some new luxury properties in the region. You can find out more here, but our properties always come with everything you would expect from luxury facilities. With Manchester being one of our newest ventures, these properties are brand spanking new and you could be one of very first residents.

We have also done thorough research so our Almero mansions in Manchester are right in the heart of the city’s student community. Close to great social areas such as the Northern Quarter, the superb restaurants in Deansgate and of course, the cities universities; choosing our student accommodation really is a no brainer. You can find out more by exploring the rest of our website or by giving a member of our friendly team a call on 020 3667 8864.