MECD in numbers

MECD will be the University of Manchester’s single largest development ever constructed on site.

  • £300+ million investment
  • 6 year project (2014 – 2020)
  • A floorspace of over 76,000 m2 (the size of approximately 11 football pitches)
  • 8 floors
  • Home to our 4 engineering schools and 2 research institutes
  • 1,300 staff
  • 7,000 students