The University of Groningen is an ambitious international research university with strong roots in the north of the Netherlands. Research and teaching are curiosity driven, based on strong core disciplines, and relate closely to global societal needs. They believe that exceptional teaching and research depend on a diverse academic community with a broad range of nationalities and talents.
Manchester Metropolitan University is a great, modern university. The University works closely with partners, businesses, the community and academic peers and has 34,000 students and 14 research centres. 85% of its research impact was rated world leading and internationally excellent in the last UK Research Excellence Framework.