This is a place where students come to learn, discover and grow into work-ready, highly employable graduates of the future.
Based in the heart of Old Trafford, Manchester, the UA92 Old Trafford campus opened its doors in 2019. The campus is a modern environment with a friendly atmosphere, offering you the perfect home for your studies. Equipped with the latest, industry-grade technology and digital learning resources, it really is a campus of the 21st century, in a city with unlimited potential.
The Old Trafford campus is an impressive and inspiring place to learn and collaborate. As well as the amazing teaching facilities, there are many different areas for group or private study. It's a thriving hub of activity with a high-level of energy.
The Old Trafford campus is in a great location and within easy reach of Manchester city-centre. You have a great view of Emirate's Old Trafford, home of Lancashire Cricket and can easily walk to Old Trafford Football Ground. The local area has great access to public transport and cycle routes to get you around the city.
Grab a coffee or a bite to eat at our on-site Cafe 92. There are plenty of dedicated spaces on campus, whether you want to catch up on some uni work or take a break. If you like a bit of friendly competition then challenge your friend to a game of table tennis or teq-ball.
STUDY & SOCIAL SPACE
If you like to workout, then the student Fitness Zone is for you. For a small monthly membership fee, you can have access to this brand new, on-campus, gym and fitness facility. It's a great place to burn off some steam before or after your lessons.
Gym & Fitness Zones
OLD TRAFFORD CAMPUS FACILITIES
A state-of-the-art facility, the Digital Academy is located on the 2nd floor and is home to our Digital students. You will find some cool tech, including a 360 degree immersive audio and video environment, augmented and virtual reality zone, digital labs and a quirky indoor green space for smaller group working and events.
The Performance Centre is located on the lower ground level and is made up of four areas. The Performance Hub is used exclusively for teaching on the sports courses. Sports students have access to high-spec strength and conditioning equipment, sport science technology and performance analysis apparatus.
The Media Studio has remote operated cameras, software controlled lighting, autocue and a broadcast gallery, giving you all the tools you need to create industry level productions. The podcast room, sound desk and digital audio workstation (DAW) means you can broadcast to the world with the very best quality output.
"The UA92 Digital Academy will be a catalyst in Greater Manchester’s digital ecosystem, working with world leading tech partners to develop and inspire talent in DevOps, Cloud, Linux, data science, cyber security, AR, VR and AI."
Aaron Saxton - Director of Disruptive Learning
COLLABORATION WITH INDUSTRY
The UA92 Old Trafford Campus is home to Microsoft’s Headquarters in the North of England. Many of our other key partnerships are within close proximity of the campus including Manchester United and Lancashire Cricket.
The Old Trafford Campus is within easy reach of Manchester city-centre. It is close to the famous international sports venues Old Trafford football stadium (the home of Manchester United) and Lancashire Cricket Club.
How do you get to the Old Trafford Campus?
The Old Trafford campus is well connected and has good transport links. The Old Trafford Metrolink stop is within a 1-minute walk which takes you into Manchester city-centre in approximately 10 minutes. This is where you can connect with the main rail network which gets you anywhere across the country.
There is parking available on campus for visitors attending Open Days.
Student and staff parking is limited. Priority is given to staff and students with a disability, caring responsibilities or live a significant distance away from the campus and where public transport is difficult. Further details on how permits can be applied for can be requested by emailing [email protected].
Is the Old Trafford Campus accessible?
The campus is open, spacious and completely accessible to everyone. With open spaces, lift access, designated parking and flexible teaching, break out and meeting spaces, the campus was designed with accessibility in mind.What’s more, the campus is accredited by AccessAble and you can get accurate information to assist with your visit from our detailed access guide.
What course can I study at the Old Trafford campus?
This campus is the main teaching space for our Worlds of Digital, Media and Sport. You can study a wide-range of courses including Sports Coaching, Computer Science and Sports Journalism. Explore all our courses.
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