Student Accommodation in Manchester

There are few cities in the UK to rival Manchester’s student scene, in fact there are few cities in the UK that can rival any of Manchester’s accolades too. Home to two large universities; The University of Manchester and Manchester Metropolitan, the city is alive with the buzz of students and that is reflected in the quality and variety of CRM’s Manchester student accommodation.

Manchester has so much to boast about that it’s hard to know where to begin. From the worldwide fascination with Manchester United and Manchester City, to Oasis, Take That and international sporting events, it’s easy to see how Manchester has such a reputation on a global stage. Throw in its cultural diversity, extensive shopping facilities, eclectic nightlife and cuisines from around the world and you’ve pretty much captured the true essence of this friendly northern city.

Manchester is a thriving and prosperous city and it is also probably the most fashionable student location in Britain. CRM Students offer four student accommodation choices in Manchester, all in ideal locations and with excellent facilities, so whichever you choose you’ll be able to explore and enjoy everything this city has to offer.

Top 5 things to do in Manchester

  1. Grab a big breakfast at Café North
  2. Mint Lounge – for those who like a more varied clubbing experience
  3. Have a yummy curry at This & That for under £5
  4. For general street based merriment, go to the annual Eurocultured Street Festival
  5. If you want a bit of culture, visit The Lowry

Universities in Manchester

The University of Manchester

Address: Oxford Rd, Manchester M13 9PL

Telephone: +44 (0)161 306 6000

Students: 39,700

Complete University Guide League Table: 18th

Campuses: Oxford Road

Fact: The university of Manchester own and operates major cultural assets such as Manchester Museum, Whitworth Art Gallery, John Rylands Library and Jodrell Bank Observatory which includes the Grade

The Manchester Metropolitan University

Address: Sandra Burslem Building, Manchester Metropolitan University, Lower Ormond St, Manchester M15 6BH

Telephone: +44 (0)161 247 6969

Students: 32,485

Complete University Guide League Table: 57th

Campuses: Manchester and Chester

Fact: In terms of research, MMU is ranked fourth within new universities attracting research funds from Higher Education Funding Council for England

The Manchester College

Address: Openshaw Campus, Ashton Old Rd, Manchester, M11 2WH

Telephone: +44 (0)161 203 2100

Students: 35,000

Complete University Guide League Table: N/A

Campuses: In central Manchester; Centre of Excellence for Medical Sciences, Nicholls, Shena Simon and St John’s Centre. In North and East Manchester; Harpurhey, Openshaw and The Manchester School of Building. In South Manchester; Fielden, Norhtenden and Wythenshawe

Fact: The college was formed following the merger of City College Manchester and Manchester College of Arts and Technology in 2008