Explore our diverse range of subject areas which include everything from American Studies to Drama.
We are the first Department of American Studies in the UK, offering degrees in the subject for almost 70 years
Archaeology at The University of Manchester offers a fascinating journey of discovery into the material and social dimensions of past human societies.
Art History and Visual Studies
Explore subjects, objects and texts from different cultures and different historical periods, taught by art historians who are leaders in their field.
Arts Management and Museology
Postgraduate courses in Art Gallery and Museum Studies, and Arts Management, Policy and Practice.
Classics and Ancient History
The department of Classics and Ancient History at Manchester is one of the largest and liveliest centres for study of the classical world in the UK.
Study Drama in a city in the midst of a new cultural revolution.
English Literature and Creative Writing
Home to award-winning teaching staff and new writing excellence
At Manchester, we are proud of our long tradition of developing the way that history is taught, approaches which have since been copied by universities around the world.
Humanitarianism and Conflict Response
We are a leading global centre for the study of health, international disaster management and peacebuilding.
Linguistics and English Language
Work with internationally renowned experts in a wide range of linguistics specialisms.
Modern Languages and Cultures
Enjoy the benefits of studying in Western Europe's most multilingual city.
Ranked in the top three places to study music in the UK since 2013.
Religions and Theology
Learn, question and open your mind to the world’s religions.
Translation and Intercultural Studies
We are one of the leading research groups in translation and interpreting studies in the UK.