We are focused on making significant contributions to evaluating and addressing both current and emerging societal challenges.
Individuals and teams from the Manchester Institute of Education (MIE) have been or are involved in many research projects that have a significant impact.
New-generation Children’s Zones
Supporting schools and their partners to implement long-term sustainable change in disadvantaged areas.
Promoting equity in undergraduate admissions
Changing how young people apply for higher education courses.
Reducing waste at festivals
University of Manchester researchers have helped Glastonbury Festival reduce waste via education and behavioural change initiatives.
Transforming school support for children and young people’s wellbeing
We're transforming the way that schools identify, monitor, and provide support for their pupils' mental health.