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Manchester drops out of top 30 in Guardian rankings

The Guardian has released its yearly University Guide which sees the University of Manchester slip from last year's position at number 29 ...

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Academics to walk out over insulting pay levels

In an ongoing dispute between the University and College Union (UCU) and British universities, academic staff across the country will strike on ...

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Results of Royall anti-Semitism inquiry released

Baroness Royall has released her recommendations following an internal inquiry into anti-Semitism in the Labour Party launched after the resignation of the ...

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Manchester drops out of top 30 in Guardian

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Academics to walk out over insulting pay levels

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Results of Royall anti-Semitism inquiry released

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Manchester drops out of top 30 in Guardian rankings

The Guardian’s 2017 league tables saw all three satisfaction rankings rise for Manchester, though it dropped two places to number 31

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Justine Greening speaks to staff & students at Global Development Institute

The Secretary of State for International Development visited the university last week to consult with experts on how to tackle economic gender inequality across the world

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Academics to walk out over “insulting” pay levels

Staff will stage a strike next Thursday and Friday as well as refusing to work overtime or set extra work from the 25th onwards

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Results of Royall anti-Semitism inquiry released

The recommendations following an inquiry into allegations of anti-Semitism within the Oxford University Labour Club have been released

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Deal reached in Junior Doctors dispute subject to membership ballot

Following months of disagreement which saw the first-ever strike by doctors, an agreement has been reached on Junior Doctor contracts

Hat-throwing poses an "unacceptable risk". Photo: Wikimedia Commons

UEA bans mortarboard throwing at graduation

Citing safety reasons as well as concern that many were returned to the dress suppliers damaged, the University of East Anglia has banned hat-throwing at graduation

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Manchester medical students travel to Madagascar to study and treat infectious disease

After a successful expedition to Madagascar in 2015, a group will return to the remote area to assess the impact of schistosomiasis

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University cut Counselling course which “doesn’t bring in enough money”

Students express serious concern after the closure of a course that provides a large amount of voluntary mental health care to the city

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Win the chance to DJ at Parklife

Nando’s is offering aspiring student DJs the once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to DJ at Parklife festival, which draws over 70,000 revellers each day

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Newcastle SU introduces cheap drug testing kits for students

Students for Sensible Drug Policy have been successful in introducing £3 kits which can test for dangerous adulterants in drugs

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Manchester University Expedition Society announce photography competition winners

Two winners of MUES’s Photography Competition have been named for their spectacular shots taken on their travels

David Adesanya, creator of Behind Beijing. Photo: Behind Beijing

Manchester student aims to connect East and West with Behind Beijing

Architecture student David Adesanya made the most of his opportunity to travel to Beijing with Study China by carrying out this photojournalism project