The School of Innovation
Mobilising students to solve global challenges
THE SCHOOL OF INNOVATION
The School of Innovation is aspiring to become the first independent university in Northern England since 1964
Based in Manchester, which was voted the 3rd best city in the world, has one of the fastest-growing economies in the UK and hosts one of the largest student populations in Europe.
A GENERATION OF INNOVATORS
Preparing for tomorrow, today.
The School of Innovation will offer an accredited UK degree course based on three core principles.
Students are taught using active learning
methods that immerse them in meaningful
projects and enable those who are not
'traditionally academic' to succeed as well.
Curriculum for Life
Students will study the UK's first degree-
level accredited curriculum in practical
skills for life, soft skills for work, and
knowledge for mental & physical wellbeing.
Working in collaboration with
organisations, students will apply the
skills taught in their project-based
degree course to tackle real problems.
87% of employers believe that graduates from The School of Innovation will have a competitive edge over those from traditional universities when applying for jobs with their company.
Primary research conducted with over 200 employers
Solving problems for humanity
TSOI will empower students to discover their individual brilliance by mobilising them to solve global challenges
During their course, students will apply their Innovation Skill Set to contribute to the United Nations' 17 Sustainable Development Goals, addressing challenges like quality education, poverty, and climate action.
The UK's first integrated
curriculum for a happy and meaningful life
The meaning of life is found in service to others. While solving problems, TSOI students will be explicty taught the personal and professional soft-skills they need to pursue and lead, within their own definitions, a happy and meaningful life.