Varsity o Manchester

public research varsity in the ceety o Manchester, Ingland

The Varsity o Manchester (UoM) is a public research varsity in the ceety o Manchester, Ingland, formed in 2004 bi the merger o the Varsity o Manchester Institute o Science an Technology (est. 1956)[7] which haed its ultimate origins in the Mechanics' Institute established in the ceety in 1824 an the Victoria Varsity o Manchester foondit bi charter in 1904 efter the dissolution o the federal Victoria Varsity (which an aa haed members in Leeds an Liverpool), but oreeginatin in Owens College, foondit in Manchester in 1851.[8]

The Varsity o Manchester
MottoLaitin: Cognitio, sapientia, humanitas
Established2004 - Varsity o Manchester
Predecessor institutions:
1956 – UMIST
1904 – Victoria Varsity o Manchester
1880 – Victoria Varsity
1851 – Owens College
1824 – Manchester Mechanics' Institute
Endowment£188.9 million (as o 31 Julie 2015)[1]
ChancellorLemn Sissay MBE[2]
PresesDame Nancy Rothwell[3]
Academic staff
Students40,490 (2016/17)[5]
Unnergraduates27,895 (2016/17)[5]
Postgraduates12,590 (2016/17)[5]
LocationManchester, Ingland, Unitit Kinrick
CampusUrban an Suburban
Nobel Laureates25[6]
ColoursBlue, gowd, purpie
AffiliationsVarsities Research Association
Russell Group
N8 Group


  1. "Financial statements for the year ended 31 July 2015". University of Manchester. Archived frae the original on 22 December 2015. Retrieved 10 December 2015.
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  3. ROTHWELL, Dame Nancy (Jane). Who's Who. 2015 (online Oxford University Press ed.). A & C Black, an imprint of Bloomsbury Publishing plc.   (subscription needit)
  4. Facts and Figures, The University of Manchester, 2013, p24
  5. a b c "2016/17 Students by HE provider, level, mode and domicile" (CSV). Higher Education Statistics Agency. Retrieved 25 Mairch 2018.
  6. Leet o Varsity o Manchester fowk Leet o Varsity o Manchester fowk
  7. Encyclopaedia Britannica (15th edn) vol.7 p.760.
  8. Encyclopaedia Britannica (15th edn) vol.7 p.760 and vol.23, p.462.
Varsity o Manchester
Main building, UMIST

Coordinates: 53°27′56″N 2°14′01″W / 53.46556°N 2.23361°W / 53.46556; -2.23361