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Welcome to the Faculty of Business and Law at Manchester Metropolitan University.

Bringing together both the Business School and Manchester Law School, the Faculty of Business and Law is a spectacular, professional and inspirational environment in which to study, learn and develop.   Located right in the heart of the vibrant city of Manchester, we offer impeccable environmental credentials, highly modern facilities and a reputation for working with businesses and the professions locally, nationally and internationally. 

Manchester Law School is the only provider to offer law courses at every stage of the legal profession. We pride ourselves on our reputation as an inclusive and forward-thinking provider of high quality legal training from undergraduate law, law conversion courses and specialist professional training for aspiring solicitors and barristers.

Our extensive links to the North West’s legal profession ensures every element of your study is professionally relevant and reflects the needs of the industry. Our internationally recognised academic and legal practicing staff have been instrumental in developing new research on subjects from gender equality, social justice to human rights, and medical ethics to the environment.

The Business School prides itself on professionally focused management education, celebrating roots in commerce since 1889 and developing respected renown for collaboration, innovation and entrepreneurship.

With an outstanding record for connecting our students with the professions, our experienced staff deliver business education across all career development stages from apprenticeships to executive education. 

Fully embedded within the regional economy and wider business community, our staff are engaged in research, consultancy and knowledge exchange with a broad range of stakeholders including SMEs and corporate partners.

We are an inclusive and internationally focused Faculty that shares extensive global connections through our academic staff, our partner institutions and our alumni.

We are proud to support and share extensive links with the professional community, ensuring that our teaching is relevant, that our graduates possess essential employability skills and our research adds value to, and impacts upon, businesses and society.

Professor Julia Clarke
Dean of the Faculty of Business and Law, and Pro-Vice-Chancellor

Professor Julia Clarke, Dean, Faculty of Business and Law