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Base

A hub for the minds who make; part of Bruntwood SciTech’s network of innovation districts - reopening 2022.

Manchester Science Park

Office space, makerspace, and meeting rooms available

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External view of Base at Manchester Science Park
  • Great location - next to the University of Manchester and Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust

  • Part of the Manchester Science Park community

  • Unrivalled access to finance, talent and markets

  • Access to 1-1 business support and mentoring via our network

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Aerial view of Base at Manchester Science Park
Exterior entrance of Base at Manchester Science Park
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A tech and advanced materials hub

Reopening spring 2022, the £21m redeveloped Base will be a hub for computer engineering, energy technology, light manufacturing and materials science businesses, and will also be home to a dedicated vocational training space and community innovation activities hub. Offering flexible, leased or managed office space, and makerspace workshop capability, at Base you will find the support your business needs to form, scale or grow, and access a like-minded community of 150 science and tech businesses at Manchester Science Park.

Located next door to the University of Manchester and the UK’s largest NHS Trust, Base provides a secure location, meeting rooms, roof terrace, event space, car parking and secure cycle storage, and 100GB ultra-fast broadband connectivity.

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Manchester Science Park is home to

  • DigitalBridge at Manchester Science Park logo
  • SteamaCo at Manchester Science Park logo
  • Lucid Innovation at Manchester Science Park logo
  • Ricardo at Manchester Science Park logo
  • Cubic Motion at Manchester Science Park logo
  • Wattl at Manchester Science Park logo
  • NWEH NorthWest EHealth at Manchester Science Park logo
  • Hark at Manchester Science Park logo
  • LIG Biowise at Manchester Science Park logo
  • M247 at Manchester Science Park logo
  • Zilico Medical Diagnostics at Manchester Science Park logo
  • Qiagen at Manchester Science Park logo

+150 other innovative tech and life science businesses


How we support you

Through our extensive partner network of universities, city councils, NHS Trusts, sector-leading companies and more, we can help your business grow by connecting you to opportunities to access funding, skills, talent, markets and professional services.

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Support for your business

Regardless of the size or stage of your business, we'll work with you to source the right support for your needs.

Our partner network

  • The University of Manchester logo
  • Manchester Metropolitan University logo
  • Manchester Foundation Trust Charity logo
  • Manchester City Council logo
  • Salford City Council logo
  • Cheshire East Council logo
  • Manchester Digital

    Bionow

    MIDAS

    Health Innovation Manchester

  • Cisco

    Science and Industry Museum

    Greater Manchester LEP

    UK Science Park Association

  • Innovate UK

    Tech UK

    Complete Resourcing

    KPMG

    Deloitte

Our location

Oxford Road Corridor

Situated in one of the top 5 innovation districts in Europe, Manchester Science Park is surrounded by some of the best cultural, clinical and academic facilities within close proximity of Manchester city centre.

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Spaces at Base

Office space

2-80 people

Whether you're an SME looking for a flexible shorter-term option or an established business wanting us to design and manage your office, we'll help you find your ideal space at Base.

  • Leased or Managed Offices from £26 per sq ft

    All the flexibility of your own office, or choose a managed office to have the design, furniture selection and management all taken care of by us. Access to 1-1 business support and events also included. Makerspace workshops are also available if you would like a hybrid of both types of workspace.

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Bruntwood office space at Base

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Facilities and amenities

As well as flexible office space, makerspace and meeting rooms, Base also offers a range of facilities and amenities that your business can enjoy.

  • Two onsite cafes and pub, with bars & restaurants in walking distance

  • 100GB ultra-fast internet on Manchester’s ‘The Loop’ fibre network

  • Gym studio offering yoga, spin, boxercise classes and more

  • On-site car parking and flexible transport links

  • Secure cycle storage

  • Showers, lockers and kit-drying room

  • Roof terrace and indoor and outdoor meeting and events spaces

  • Health and wellbeing programmes and social events


Get in touch

Contact us to find out how we can support your business, whether you want to talk to us about your business goals or book a tour of one of our spaces.

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