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Planning and Environmental Management

Tram station in Manchester


The most recent Research Excellence Framework (REF 2014) assessment ranked 75% of our research activity as ‘world-leading’ or ‘internationally excellent'.

We place a strong interdisciplinary emphasis on our work, with our academics working across a number areas covering:

  • assessment
  • environmental management
  • real estate
  • urban design
  • urban regeneration and development.

We are heavily engaged in a range of research networks involving leading international and national universities, including a number of European Commission-funded research projects.