1. Manchester

Citylabs

A world-class hub for health innovation and precision medicine, part of Europe’s largest clinical academic campus.

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  • 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
Citylabs
Citylabs
Citylabs

A precision medicine & health innovation hub

The Citylabs campus is home to a cluster of diagnostics, medtech, digital health and genomics businesses driving the future of healthcare. Located within Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust's Oxford Road campus and in partnership with them, Citylabs 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 SMEs and global companies working in:

Life science, medtech, diagnostics, digital health, genomics, precision medicine and more.

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The Citylabs campus is home to

  • Qiagen Logo
  • APIS logo
  • Stoller Logo
  • Yourgene Logo
  • Mac Logo
  • Takagi Logo
  • HIM Logo
  • Nuffield Health logo

+20 other pioneering precision medicine and health innovation businesses


How we support you

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.

Citylabs

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

  • Manchester University NHS
  • University of Manchester
  • Manchester Metropolitan University
  • Manchester city council
  • Salford city council
  • Cheshire east council
  • Health Innovation Manchester

    Greater Manchester LEP

    MIDAS - Manchester’s Inward Investment Agency

  • Bionow

    Innovate UK

    BioIndustry Association (BIA)

  • Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce

    UK Science Park Association (UKSPA)


Our location

Oxford Road Corridor

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.

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Spaces at Citylabs

Office space

2 - 1200 people

Whether you’re an SME or a global life sciences business working in health innovation, precision medicine, diagnostics, genomics or digital health, we’ll help you find your ideal space at Citylabs, located in the heart of the UK’s largest NHS Trust and largest clinical academic campus in Europe.

  • Leased or managed offices from £25.50 per sq ft

    Join the Citylabs campus and have 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. The campus is made up of Citylabs 1.0, Citylabs 2.0, and Citylabs 4.0 (Citylabs 3.0 also has planning permission for future development) and we currently have office space available at Citylabs 4.0. A service charge (starting from £5.99 per sq ft) will also be payable to help us keep the Citylabs campus well maintained.

  • Flexibility and creativity for world-class space

    Our dedicated account managers will work with you to identify 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.

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Citylabs office

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Facilities and amenities

As well as flexible office and lab space, the Citylabs campus also offers a range of facilities and amenities for your business to enjoy.


  • Conference and event spaces for up to 120 people

  • Meeting rooms for 2-40 people

  • Starbucks cafe at Citylabs 1.0 and additional cafes and supermarket on campus

  • Gym access available at neighbouring Manchester Science Park campus

  • Health and wellbeing events and activities

  • Showers, drying room & lockers

  • On-site car parking and electric vehicle charging

  • Secure cycle racks


Properties at Citylabs

  • Citylabs 4.0

    Citylabs 4.0

    125,000 sq ft world-class office and lab space; part of the Citylabs diagnostics, precision medicine and health innovation cluster, located within the UK’s largest NHS Trust.

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