Manchester University

The STEM Skills Shortage Is Even More Apparent for Start-Ups

Mansoor Hamayun | Posted 24.06.2014 | UK Tech
Mansoor Hamayun

The work undertaken by STEM companies - both large and small - is extremely important, not just to our economic future, but to the development of our world. Only by ensuring an increased supply of high quality engineering talent will companies like ours be able to flourish.

Manchester Sex Attacks: Boy, 14, And Man, 18, Arrested

The Huffington Post UK/ PA | Posted 19.10.2013 | UK

A boy of 14 and an 18-year-old man have been arrested by police investigating three sexual assaults near the University of Manchester, according to th...

Fears 12-year-old Boy's Sex Attacks 'May Escalate'

The Huffington Post Uk/ PA | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK

A wanted sex offender who may be as young as 12 needs to be caught before his assaults escalate, a police chief has said. Greater Manchester Police...

Boy, 12, Sought For Manchester Campus Sex Attacks

Posted 18.10.2013 | UK

A boy aged just 12 may be responsible for a string of sex attacks around a university campus, police said. Greater Manchester Police are linking th...

Talented Student Dies After Collapsing At Leeds Festival

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 28.08.2013 | UK Universities & Education

A student who was a talented musician and had plans to go to Manchester University has died after collapsing at Leeds Festival last weekend. Teenag...

Blog Of The Week: Damilola Ade-Odiachi's Ramblings Of A Madman

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.07.2013 | UK Universities & Education

| Are you a student blogger? Fancy appearing in our Student Blog of the Week series? Click here to find out more | Introducing... Damilola Ad...

How Safe Is Your University?

The Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 06.08.2013 | UK Universities & Education

King's College London students have the highest risk of being victims of violent crime, burglary or robbery, while their Aberystwyth counterparts can ...

Universities Should Cherish Former Students, Not Treat Them As Cash Cows

Mark Piggott | Posted 18.07.2013 | UK Universities & Education
Mark Piggott

I will never attend another event at Manchester, and have asked them to remove my name from anything which promotes the University. I would advise anyone considering studying at Manchester to consider how it treats its former students. If this is how it treats us - how will it treat you? As people to be cherished - or potential cash cows to be milked?

Student Blog Of The Week: Manchester Students' KremeCoco

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 15.05.2013 | UK Universities & Education

| Are you a student blogger? Fancy appearing in our Student Blog of the Week series? Click here to find out more | Introducing... Karimah Far...

:WATCH: The Best University Challenge Moments

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 30.04.2013 | UK Universities & Education

After Manchester University were crowned University Challenge champions for the fourth time, bringing them onto a par with Magdalen College, Oxford, w...

Manchester Wins University Challenge For Fourth Time

PA | Posted 30.04.2013 | UK Universities & Education

The University Of Manchester have become champions of BBC contest University Challenge for a fourth time, to equal the record set by Magdalen College,...

'I'd Feel Comfortable Killing Homosexuals' Society Shuts

The Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 26.02.2013 | UK Universities & Education

The society whose member was caught on camera saying she would feel comfortable killing homosexuals has been shut down but questions are now being rai...

'I'd Feel Comfortable Killing Homosexuals'

The Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 19.02.2013 | UK Universities & Education

A student paper is at the centre of a row over ethical standards after publishing a secret recording of what appears to be homophobic comments made by...

Watch: Retro Fresher Welcome Video From 40 Years Ago

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 12.09.2012 | UK Universities & Education

A video has emerged on the internet of a university's fresher welcome video... from 1972. The video was made by the University of Manchester Instit...

Press Play To Pray

PA | Posted 25.07.2012 | UK Universities & Education

A multi-faith praying booth has been installed at a university. The specially converted photo booth of the Pray-o-mat offers more than 300 pre-reco...

Drunken 'Flashing' Uni Students Stranded After Being Banned From Cruise Liner

The Huffington Post UK | Dina Rickman | Posted 09.04.2012 | UK Universities & Education

A group of students accused of flashing, drinking and starting a fight on a £180m P&O ferry travelling to Calais will have to make their own way back...

Two Due In Court Charged With Trying To Kill Manchester Student

PA | Posted 04.03.2012 | UK

Two men and a woman will appear in court on Monday charged with the attempted murder of a student found seriously injured in a water-filled ditch. ...

Students Stung By 'Semen In Shower' Letter

Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 24.01.2012 | UK Universities & Education

Student have been sent a letter telling them to "refrain" from masturbating in the shower, after several blockages were discovered in the university-o...

Disabled Student Who Could 'Never Walk Again' Collects Degree Unaided

PA | Posted 21.12.2011 | UK Universities & Education

A disabled student who was told she would never walk or talk again has taken her first steps to collect her 2:1 degree in criminology. Lauren Thomp...

Out Of This World: Pupils Win Lesson From TV Star

Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 20.12.2011 | UK Universities & Education

Pupils at a Yorkshire school will be given a lesson by TV science star Professor Brian Cox, after winning a nationwide competition, which saw them bea...

Lucy Sherriff

A Recipe For Disaster: 'Drunkorexia' Hits Students

HuffingtonPost.com | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 18.12.2011 | UK Universities & Education

More university students are skipping meals to cut down on calories so they can binge drink at night, in a disorder known as "drunkorexia". Researc...

Alex Ferguson Receives Honorary Degree For Man U Work

PA | Posted 12.12.2011 | UK Universities & Education

Manchester United boss Sir Alex Ferguson has received an honorary degree from the University of Manchester to mark his 25 years at the club. Sir Al...