Religion or Belief Under the Equality Employment Regulations 2003, it is now unlawful to discriminate against someone on the grounds of their religion or belief. This applies to both staff and students in Universities and Colleges.
The Advisory, Conciliation and Arbitration Service (ACAS) website has more information on the regulations.
View the Diversity Events Calendar and our religious observance and sexual orientation guidance for staff and students. guidance for staff and students.
Another short note ( pdf, 24k) can be downloaded.
We have a number of Multi-Faith Quiet Rooms across the University which are available to staff and students of all faiths and none . To find out more details about these rooms, please ring the contact number below. A map of how to find each room is available by clicking on the link below each available room.
There is also more information via the Chaplaincy Service and other organisations on the Student Services Faith page.
Room 0-24 Wilson Building, Crewe
Monday to Friday 8.30am to 6pm
Student Services telephone number +44 (0)161 247 5326
Muslim Prayer Room
Cavendish Building North, Ground Floor
Saturday-Sunday - 10.00am-4.00pm
All Saints Campus
The following organizations have facilities which can be used by MMU students and staff:
St Peter’s House on Oxford Road have a Walkway Chapel which is open for quiet prayer or reflection and a space called the Sangam which is a quiet space for people of all faiths and none. For more details ring: +44(0)161 275 2894,
or log onto www.stpeters.org.uk
King's Church (Christian)
Tel: +44 (0)161 273 2168
Manchester Buddhist Centre
16 - 20 Turner Street
Manchester M4 1DZ
Tel: +44 (0)161 834 9232
271 Burton Road
Tel: +44 (0)161 434 2254
Manchester Islamic Institute
Tel: +44 (0)161 272 6324
For more information on places of worship around Manchester please visit www.ethni-city.net