Manchester Metropolitan University

The Manchester Metropolitan University (MMU ) is a university in the English city of Manchester. With regard to the number of students it is the third largest university in the United Kingdom and the second largest in the city of Manchester ( according to the University of Manchester ).

The college was founded in 1970 as a polytechnic and received university status in 1992. 2011 studied about 33,500 students at MMU. Your site is spread over four campuses in Manchester and one in Cheshire. The MMU has eight faculties: Art and Design; Health, Psychology and Social Work; Humanities, law and social sciences; Science and engineering; MMU economy; MMU Cheshire; MMU education; Hollings.

Known graduates

  • Mick Hucknall ( born 1960 ), British musician
  • Peter Saville ( born 1955 ), British graphic designer
  • Samanda, english Popmusikduo
  • Burn Gorman ( born 1974 ), British actor
  • Marsha Thomason (born 1976 ), British actress
  • Alice Kuipers ( born 1979 ), British author
  • Keith Bradley, Baron Bradley ( born 1950 ), Member of the House of Commons