Mobile menu icon
Mobile menu icon Search iconSearch
Search type

Manchester Engineering Campus Development (MECD)

Building professional manoeuvring drone over the MECD building

Opportunities for involvement

The Manchester Engineering Campus Development (MECD) will be a new home for engineering education in the birthplace of the industrial revolution - and you can be a part of it.

It offers industry and businesses exciting opportunities to collaborate and interact with The University of Manchester's engineering disciplines and material sciences in a single location that will house many world-class research facilities. The new space will encourage casual collisions and foster collaborations, innovation and interdisciplinary research.

Within the amazing spaces and facilities, MECD will provide further opportunities to interact with our students and researchers through career talks, industry events and research collaborations.

Will your art be in MECD?

Our new artwork competition offers you the chance of adorning the walls and glazed panelling of our new building with your artwork.


We're looking for Illustrations, graphics, scribbles, patterns, doodles, formulae, poems, photographs, computer generated art - whatever you can create.


Enter by the 3 May to be in with a chance of seeing your art in MECD and winning a £50 gift voucher for your effort.


Find out more and how to enter >>