Corridor Manchester

A world-class centre for life science and technology innovation

Centre of Excellence:

Clustered alongside world-leading teaching hospitals, the University of Manchester and Manchester Metropolitan University, the Zone forms part of the largest clinical academic campus in Europe. A key facility within the zone is Citylabs 1.0, a biomedical centre of excellence and MSP Central campus.

Networks and Partnerships

Already home to over 120 high growth science and technology businesses, including Hitachi, Qiagen and Cisco.   The Zone offers access to talent, finance, markets and facilities within Manchester’s Innovation District.


The Zone is host to leading clinicians, academics, researchers, students and entrepreneurs, offering a a valuable talent base for businesses in these sectors.

Looking to invest, or just want to find out more? Visit the Corridor Manchester website here.

Sector focus

  • Life Sciences
  • Health Innovation
  • Med Tech
  • ICT
  • Advanced Materials and Engineering


10.6 hectares across two sites on Oxford Road in Manchester City Centre the Zone is extremely well connected.  Manchester airport is only 15 minutes away by car, whilst London is less than 2 hours away by train

Find out more

Thomas Renn
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Manchester Science Partnerships website