News & Events

New research will examine where older people are living

18 Apr 2018

Architecture researchers to help Greater Manchester become first age-friendly region

New research will discover the type of housing older people live in… more »

Manchester School of Architecture

15 Mar 2018

Manchester School of Architecture ranked in world’s top 10 for the third year running

QS subject league table once again rate the school among the best… more »

Jacksons Row synagogue in Manchester, where the project will be piloted

25 Jan 2018

Landmark buildings could be preserved forever in immersive virtual reality

Project involving architecture, technology and heritage academics is piloted with Manchester synagogue… more »

PlaceCal launches on Friday

29 Nov 2017

PlaceCal uses community technology to combat loneliness

Website aggregates neighbourhood events to help groups come together… more »

Artist impression of what is visible on the app

18 Oct 2017

Manchester Plinth showcases flying saucer from Malcolm Garrett collection

New commission is part of the University's involvement in CityVerve… more »

The plastic Bubble classroom at Kennington Primary School in Preston

17 Oct 2017

Architecture lecturer helps 'space age' plastic classroom win listed status

Richard Brook campaigned to have The Bubble better recognised… more »

Richard Brook's Manchester MODERN book

13 Oct 2017

Lecturer launches guidebook to history of Greater Manchester's modern architecture

Manchester MODERN was a labour of love… more »

Group F's Peace is Not Quiet design

09 Oct 2017

Designs for new Peace Garden created by landscape architecture students

Groups' ideas to help shape proposed reflective space… more »

09 Oct 2017

MSA Praxis is running an engagement event at Stretford Public Hall

Event aims to address issues such as housing, the public realm and transport in the local area… more »

The Buzzin app and Manchester Plinth in action

05 Oct 2017

University leads the way on CityVerve ‘smart city’ projects

The Manchester Plinth, Greener travel app and PlaceCal community calendar are being led by Manchester Metropolitan… more »

April 2018

Humanities Bridgeford Street Building 1.27

Wednesday 25th

MARG Talk: Deljana Iossifova… details »

May 2018

Humanities Bridgeford Street Building 1.69/1.70

Wednesday 9th

MARG Talk: Lea-Catherine Szacka and Leandro Minuchin… details »

Other Event

Wednesday 16th

Postgraduate Courses Fair… details »

June 2018

Exhibition

Saturday 9th until Wednesday 20th June

Degree Show… details »

Humanities Bridgeford Street Building 1.69/1.70

Wednesday 20th

MARG Talk: Stephen Walker… details »

Other Event

Friday 22nd

University of Manchester Open Day… details »