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Manchester School of Art believes that an art school is more than a place.

I love wandering around the studio in the mornings and seeing all the previous day's explorations. Every day is a new start. Everybody in the building is an explorer.”

Brigitte Jurack
Senior Lecturer,
Fine Art

Find out more about our Foundation, Undergraduate, Postgraduate and Research degree courses in art, design, media, theatre and architecture.

Chris Skidmore MP learns how University adds value to business, the economy and society

As one of the largest art schools in the UK, we are always looking to offer courses that will help you develop the skills you need for your future creative career.

SODA is a 35m investment to deliver the next generation of creative content


Interruptions: Sam Meech and Raz Ullah

Audio visual performance

17 Jan

Holden Gallery

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Graphic Design Club

Free for 13-16 year olds (Saturday mornings)

19 Jan 23 Mar

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Theatre Production

The Taming of the Shrew

7 9 Feb


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Creative Futures

An event for Pupils, Parents, Teachers, Heads and Governors

7 Feb

Manchester School of Art

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Simeon Barclay: Life Room

8 Feb 29 Mar

Holden Gallery

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RT @mcrwire: THIS MUST BE THE PLACE: Ten photographers respond to the notion of place, space and time at @McrSchArt’s Grosvenor Building ru…

Wed 16 Jan

Our Foundation Art & Design course has received it's third consecutive 'Outstanding' rating from @Ofstednews:……

Wed 16 Jan

'Explore Art' continued yesterday at @MarketplaceStu, as our pupils tried their hand at using pastels to experiment……

Tue 15 Jan