World-class office space in a purpose built home for businesses working in Industry 4.0, computer engineering, energy technology, light manufacturing and materials science.
Join a world-class hub for health innovation and precision medicine; part of Europe’s largest clinical academic campus.
Office and lab space available
Direct access to the UK’s largest NHS Trust
Access to finance and funding
Access the UK’s largest student community and world-leading research university
Access to the skills and talent your business needs
Citylabs 4.0 is a new £35m, 125,000 sq ft world-class development, part of the Citylabs cluster which is home to a community of diagnostics, medtech, digital health and genomics businesses driving the future of healthcare. Located on the Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust (MFT) campus - the UK's largest NHS Trust, Citylabs 4.0 offers the perfect location for companies looking to grow and scale, with direct access to the NHS and over 20,000 STEM graduates each year.
Ideal for start-ups, scale-ups and global corporates in:
Life science, medtech, diagnostics, digital health, genomics, precision medicine and more.Enquire today
+20 other pioneering precision medicine and health innovation businesses
Through our extensive partner network of universities, NHS Trusts, city councils and sector-specialist organisations, we can help you grow your business by connecting you to opportunities to access clinicians, finance, skills and talent and new markets.
Regardless of the size or stage of your business, we'll work with you to source the right support for your needs.
Health Innovation Manchester
Greater Manchester LEP
MIDAS - Manchester’s Inward Investment Agency
BioIndustry Association (BIA)
Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce
UK Science Park Association (UKSPA)
Located on the campus of the UK’s largest NHS Trust and in one of Europe’s largest innovation districts, Citylabs is surrounded by some of Manchester’s finest cultural, clinical and academic facilities close to the city centre.Plan your visit
Whether you're a health innovation 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 Citylabs 4.0.
Leased or Managed Offices from £25.50 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. Both options enable you to access our dedicated business support and events programmes.
Lab space from £27 per sq ft
Citylabs 4.0 has the infrastructure your business needs for building and specifying your own lab. Citylabs 4.0 has capability to accommodate Biosafety Levels 1 and 2 (BSL-1 and BSL-2) labs, and the upper floors can be enhanced to accommodate screeding if required.
Flexibility and creativity for world-class lab space
Our dedicated account managers will work with you to identify and create the type and amount of space you need today and in the future to achieve your business goals. Access to 1-1 business support and events is also included.
As well as secure office and lab space, by locating to Citylabs 4.0 your business can access a range of facilities and amenities within the Citylabs campus.
Conference and event spaces accessible, located at Citylabs 1.0
Meeting rooms and breakout space
On campus cafes and supermarket
Gym access available at neighbouring Manchester Science Park campus
On the doorstep to Manchester’s cultural hotspots, bars and restaurants
Showers, drying room & lockers
On-site car parking and electric vehicle charging
Secure cycle racks
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.