The University of Manchester
Region: Northern Europe
Country/Region: United Kingdom
Found Year: 1851
Address: Oxford Road
Introduction

The University of Manchester is the UK's largest single-site University with approximately 40,000 students and more than 4,700 FTE academic and research staff. The University has a rich academic heritage with more than 25 Nobel Prize winners amongst its current and former staff and students. Rutherford split the atom here, the world's first modern computer was built in 1948 and more recently graphene was discovered in Manchester. In the 2008 Research Assessment Exercise, the University was rated third in the UK for 'research power' and offers more than 420 undergraduate programmes across the full range of academic disciplines.

Academic Ranking of World Universities
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Academic Ranking of World Universities
The Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU) is recognized as the precursor of global university rankings and the most trustworthy one. ARWU presents the world's top 1000 research universities annually based on transparent methodology and objective third-party data.
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2017
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2018
33
2019
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2020
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2021
Global Ranking of Academic Subjects
All Subjects
Subject
Rank
Best Ranked Subjects
Subject Rank
Metallurgical Engineering
7
Geography
10
Nursing
15
Physics
16
Sociology
25
Dentistry & Oral Sciences
31
Automation & Control
34
Public Administration
41
Key Statistics
37090
Total Enrollment
14170(38.2%)
International Students
26220
Undergraduate Enrollment
7895(30.1%)
International Students
10870
Graduate Enrollment
6275(57.7%)
International Students