What we do
There are a range of options at different levels to study astrophysics at The University of Manchester.
We are involved in the operation and support of a number of facilities, including e-MERLIN.
Discover more about the space-related research work being done by academics and researchers across the Faculty.
The University of Manchester to receive and study sample of asteroid Bennu as part of NASA’s OSIRIS-REx mission
Astronomers find abundance of Milky Way-like galaxies in early Universe, rewriting cosmic evolution theories
Explore the JBCA
Our research covers a wide range of topics, including the Sun, stars, exoplanets, pulsars, galaxies and cosmology.
The story of Jodrell Bank began in 1945 when Bernard Lovell came to the University to observe cosmic rays.
Find details of the academic, research and administrative staff members in our Centre.