MetroPolis is Manchester Metropolitan University’s research-led think tank.
Our research in diverse fields provides potential for personal and community empowerment. We address the pressing social and economic challenges that we face as a city and as a nation. Our reach and impact is international, as well as local.
Our MetroPolis vision is for policy that shares the benefits of growth across all levels of society and protects and nurtures all individuals and communities.
We are part of the largest Higher Education campus in the UK with more than 200 researchers rated ‘world leading’ or ‘internationally excellent’. MetroPolis extends the value to our research knowledge and expertise to the policy community and wider public.