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University College for Interdisciplinary Learning

The University College for Interdisciplinary Learning presents an opportunity for students at The University of Manchester to broaden their educational horizons. It will offer course units that showcase the breadth and depth of research and knowledge found at the University and encourage students to go beyond the boundaries of their degree programme.

Drawing upon the best teaching talent across the institution and employing innovative teaching, learning and assessment models, the University College will provide students with a learning experience that will ensure students are skilled to challenge conventional thinking and able to offer perspectives that make the Manchester graduate more employable. Furthermore, the University College will connect teaching to current, cutting-edge thinking and research, allowing students to locate their disciplinary knowledge in the wider world and helping to make a Manchester education of benefit in any future endeavour.

Type: 
Institute
Acronym: 
UCOL