University of Manchester

University of Manchester
Type Public coeducational
Established 1969 (1969)
Chancellor Lemn Sissay
President Dame Nancy Rothwell
Location Manchester, England, United Kingdom
Campus Urban
Colors Blue, gold, and purple
Website manchester.ac.uk
LinkedIn https://www.linkedin.com/edu/school?id=12671

University of Manchester (UoM) is a public research university in the city of Manchester, England, United Kingdom. The university is divided into three faculties, each with their own schools and institutes, in total offering more than 1,000 undergraduate and graduate degree programs.[1] The university enrolled more than 34,000 students, and it ranked 59 among all universities and 17 and 18 for its arts + humanities and neurosciences programs respectively according to U.S. News & World Report's 2016 rankings.[2]

Informatics programs

Bioinformatics

The following bioinformatics-related options exist for potential students:

M.S. in Bioinformatics and Systems Biology
~40 credit hours, completed in roughly two years
Available online? No
Program URL: https://www.bmh.manchester.ac.uk/biology/study/masters/bioinformatics-systems-biology/

Ph.D./M.Phil. in Bioinformatics
?? credit hours; "PhD/MPhil programmes are based on individual research projects that last three to four years (PhD) or one to two years (MPhil), working with a specific Primary Supervisor and Co-Supervisor(s)."
Available online? No
Program URL: https://www.bmh.manchester.ac.uk/study/research/programmes/bioinformatics/

Health and clinical informatics

The following health/clinical informatics options exist for potential students:

Ph.D./M.Phil. in Health Informatics
?? credit hours; "PhD/MPhil programmes are based on individual research projects that last three to four years (PhD) or one to two years (MPhil), working with a specific Primary Supervisor and Co-Supervisor(s)."
Available online? No
Program URL: http://www.manchester.ac.uk/study/postgraduate-research/programmes/list/10932/phd-mphil-health-informatics/

Additional external links

References

  1. "Facts and Figures 2016" (PDF). University of Manchester. 2016. http://documents.manchester.ac.uk/display.aspx?DocID=26494. Retrieved 30 November 2016. 
  2. "University of Manchester". U.S. News & World Report - Best Global Universities. U.S. News & World Report LLP. http://www.usnews.com/education/best-global-universities/university-of-manchester-500273. Retrieved 30 November 2016.