Manchester University Buildings – Architecture

Manchester University Architecture, Photos, England, Developments, Projects, Pictures

Manchester University Buildings:

Higher Education Architecture in northwest England, UK

28 Oct 2011

Manchester University Buildings

Photographs © Isabelle Lomholt, 28 Oct 2011

Manchester University Buildings

Manchester University – Main Buildings, west side of Oxford Road
Manchester Town Hall Manchester Town Hall Manchester Town Hall Manchester Town Hall Manchester Town Hall

The University of Manchester is a public research university in Manchester, England. It was formed in 2004 by the amalgamation of the Victoria University of Manchester and the University of Manchester Institute of Science and Technology. It is a member of the worldwide Universities Research Association group, the Russell Group of British research universities and the N8 Group. The University of Manchester has been a “red brick university” since 1880 when Victoria University gained its royal charter.

Manchester University buildings, east side of Oxford Road
Manchester Town Hall Manchester Town Hall Manchester Town Hall Manchester Town Hall

The univesity is ranked 32nd in the world, 10th in Europe and 8th in the UK in the 2012 QS World University Rankings.

Contact Theatre, south end of Oxford Road campus
Contact Theatre Contact Theatre

The university owns and operates major cultural assets such as the Manchester Museum, Whitworth Art Gallery, John Rylands Library and Jodrell Bank Observatory. The University of Manchester has 25 Nobel Laureates among its past and present students and staff, the third-highest number of any single university in the United Kingdom after Cambridge and Oxford. Four Nobel laureates are currently among its staff – more than any other British university.

Photos © Adrian Welch, May 2011:

Manchester University – Main Buildings, west side of Oxford Road
Manchester University Manchester University Building

Contact Theatre, Manchester University
Contact Theatre Manchester

Hulme Hall – Manchester University Hall of residence, Rusholme
Hulme Hall Hulme Hall Manchester Hulme Hall of residence Manchester University Hall of residence

Other examples of Manchester University Architecture welcome

Address: Oxford Rd, Manchester M13 9PL

Phone: 0161 306 6000


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Manchester United Stadium

Manchester Building Pictures

Photos © Adrian Welch, Apr 2010:

Manchester Civil Justice Centre – Denton Corker Marshall Architects
Manchester Civil Justice Centre

Manchester Hilton Hotel : Beetham Tower – Tallest residential tower in Europe
Manchester Hilton Hotel

Manchester Science Museum building
Manchester Science Museum

Manchester Town Hall
Manchester Town Hall

Bridgewater Hall – RHWL Architects
Bridgewater Hall

Buildings / images for the Manchester University Building Photos page welcome

Manchester University Buildings – page

Website: www.manchester.ac.uk