Within the Faculty of Health, Psychology and Social Care, our world-class research in health and social care impacts the lives of people in our local and global communities. Our innovative, vibrant programmes reflect new and emerging research and ideologies. They also provide you with academic theory to help prepare you for your future professional life.
Why choose us?
You will learn from experienced professionals, contributing a range of expert knowledge across our courses.
Power of Health Research
We are the top ‘new’ university for the power of health research and 12th out of 94 for UK universities overall*.
We have invested £139 million into our buildings, providing specialist facilities across all courses.
World-leading research impact
100% of our research impact is rated as ‘internationally excellent’ or ‘world-leading’*.
We are ranked 7th in subject rankings for physiotherapy and 8th for nursing in the Guardian University Guide 2021.
Designed as one of the greenest facilities in the UK**, the innovative Brooks building uses a number of environmental technologies to minimise the University’s environmental impact and enhance biodiversity in the local area.
In the Faculty of Health, Psychology and Social Care, you will find academic fields including physiotherapy, nursing, speech and language therapy, psychology and food and nutrition.
We have five departments in the faculty, which are:
- Health Professions
- Social Care & Social Work
- Postgraduate Medical School
At Manchester Metropolitan University, we understand the level of commitment international students make when they choose to come and study in the UK. Our staff are all fully committed to providing excellent and supportive teaching and learning experiences for all of our students.
*Research Excellence Framework (REF2014)
**Ranked 2nd in the People & Planet University League 2019