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Roscoe Building

Fact sheet
Day rate from£37.50
Event type
  • Day meeting
LocationOxford Road

About the venue

This building offers tiered theatres and over 15 additional breakout rooms so is a useful addition to conferences based in University Place. Some of the breakout rooms can be opened out giving larger spaces for workshop sessions. Lift access is available to all floors so delegates are never more than a minute away from all areas of the building.

  • One mile from city centre
  • Available vacations, weekends and evenings
  • Popular choice for supporting conferences in University Place
  • Also, popular examination venue
  • Wi-Fi & wired internet access
  • Adjacent to University Place and the Schuster buildings
  • Close to the Booth Street East car park


RoomsCapacity and Layout
Theatre A1 x 470 seat tiered theatre
Theatre B1 x 238 seat tiered theatre
1st, 2nd and 3rd floor12 x 60 seat classrooms
1.0011 x 40 seat classroom
1.003 and 2.101 x 35 and 1 x 36 seat classrooms
4.91 x 25 seat classroom
1.002 and 2.8/2.91 x 15 and 2 x 18 seat classrooms
Foyer areaSuitable for posters and refreshments

Internet ConnectionYes, Wired access in all classrooms and theatres and Wi-Fi on ground floor
In House Audio-VisualClassrooms are equipped with data projector, projection screen, network point, computer, whiteboard and induction loop. In addition theatres are equipped with a pa, lectern and lectern mic.
AccommodationWithin walking distance of University accommodation and local hotels to suit all budgets

Venue tags

  • Accessible venue
  • Theatre layout
  • Classroom layout
  • Large events

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Conference Sales Office, The University of Manchester, Room 2.001, Beyer Building, Oxford Road, Manchester, M13 9PL

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