About the Customer
Manchester Metropolitan University is one of the most popular universities in the UK, in the UK’s most popular student city. They've well-established links with universities across Europe, Asia, and North America and have been awarded a Centre of Excellence from the Academy of International Business and the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development, as well accreditation by the Association of MBAs.
Scope and Challenges
In 2017, Manchester Metropolitan University purchased Unit4 Student Management via the G-Cloud framework as part of its ‘Student Journey Transformation Programme’ (SJTP). Manchester Metropolitan will use Unit4 Student Management, delivered in the Microsoft Azure Cloud, to provide the next generation and personalized digital experience to more than 38,000 students and 4,500 staff, across any device, so they can manage campus affairs.
The solution will provide the University’s staff with a 360-degree view of individual students as they progress from potential applicant to student, to alumni. The University was impressed by Unit4’s partnership approach and its commitment to the sector
For its Finance and HR business processes, Manchester Metropolitan University is using the SAP ERP ECC 6.0 along with the SAP HR & Payroll modules.
Outcome and Implications
The programme aims to significantly improve the effectiveness and efficiency of the overall student journey through greater personalization and digitization of services to students and academics.
The University was impressed by Unit4’s partnership approach and its commitment to the sector. They also felt the solution was flexible and could help Manchester Metropolitan navigate new modes of delivery and non-standard provision, technological advances and changes in functionality and curriculum structures, as well as streamline the process to manage and provide self-service for activities from inquiry through to graduation and beyond.
"We are committed to ensuring we provide the best possible experience and support for our students. We put students at the heart of everything we do and are committed to ensuring we provide the best possible experience and support for our students. We are excited to be working in partnership with Unit4 on a transformational project that will both enhance the services we provide to students and deliver greater flexibility and agility for the University.’’ - said Professor Karen Moore, Registrar and Executive Sponsor for the Student Journey Transformation Programme at Manchester Metropolitan.
|Vendor||Old Product||New Product||Function||Market||Users||VAR/SI||When||Live|
|First Name||Last Name||Title||Company||Phone|