The University of Manchester's research has real-world impact beyond academia. We are at the forefront of the search for solutions to some of the world's most pressing problems, seeking to be a global force for positive change.
From tackling cancer and poverty to finding the energy solutions of the future, our research is making a real difference to the quality of people's lives across the globe. Search our Research Explorer to find out more. For information on the University's Coronavirus response - https://www.manchester.ac.uk/coronavirus-response/
Find out about the research undertaken at our three Faculties and the Schools within them
The University is contributing to a national consortium to help foundation industries develop a strategy to improve sustainability.
Professor Christopher Yau has received a Turing AI Acceleration Fellowship to develop AI-driven predictive models to describe how cancers evolve.
Scientists will work with THG to prevent and protect businesses from cyber security attacks, including hacks and data breaches.
The Research and Innovation Health Accelerator is inviting SMEs to collaborate on innovative health and care products.
Experiences of Life in Lockdown explores how 16 to 19-year-olds coped under COVID-19 restrictions, with an emphasis on their wellbeing.
Research shows that adults with type 2 diabetes have a 21% higher risk of cardiovascular disease and 31% higher risk of heart failure.
Research shows that ships in the open ocean emitting large amounts of sulphates have the potential to alter clouds’ behaviour and pollute coastal areas.
The University of Manchester's research beacons are examples of pioneering discoveries, interdisciplinary collaboration and cross-sector partnerships that are tackling some of the biggest questions facing the planet.