Research centres

The School is home to a number of major research centres, including:

Materials Performance Centre

The Materials Performance Centre (MPC) is one of four University Research Alliances managed by Nexia Solutions for the NDA. 

Northwest Composites Centre

The Northwest Composites Centre was established by the Universities of Liverpool, Lancaster, Bolton, Glyndwr and Manchester to create a centre of international scientific reputation to the benefit of industry.

Aerospace Research Institute

The Aerospace Research Institute plays a vital role in positioning the University of Manchester at the forefront of international aerospace research and aims to become a major pillar of strength in the University's aim to be world leading before 2015.

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