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Engineering A and B

Fact sheet
Day rate from£45.50
Event type
  • Residential conference
LocationOxford Road

About the venue

Unrivalled in scale in the UK as a hub of engineering and material science expertise, Engineering Buildings A and B, combine Manchester's heritage as the birthplace of the industrial revolution with new purpose-built facilities.

It's one of the single largest construction projects undertaken by any higher education institution in the UK.

With blended lecture theatres offering the most advanced form of learning, to state of the art lecture theatres and breakout rooms, these spaces create the ideal environment for innovative thought and collaborations for your delegates.


RoomsCapacity and Layout
Theatre A 2A.040553 theatre style
Theatre B 2A.041446 theatre style
Blended theatre GA.056104 theatre style
2nd floor classrooms4 x 10, 1 x 24, 1 x 30, 1 x 66, 1 x 72, 1 x 96, 1 x 120
Ground floor event space 1196 sqm
Ground floor event space 2268 sqm
Blended theatre 2B.020160 theatre style
2nd floor classrooms1 x 10, 2 x 50

Computer ClusterBy arrangement
Internet ConnectionYes, Wi-Fi and wired access throughout
In House Audio-VisualAll meeting rooms have standard equipment of data projector, pa, projection screen, network point and computer. The larger theatres also include a lectern, lectern mic and induction loop. Some of this equipment is included in the DDR or room hire rate.
AccommodationWithin walking distance of University accommodation and local hotels to suit all budgets


Please note the day rate quoted is a per person rate

Venue tags

  • Accessible venue
  • Theatre layout
  • Cabaret layout
  • Classroom layout
  • Exhibition layout
  • Boardroom 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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