WHAT IS ETHICAL GRAND CHALLENGES?
Ethical Grand Challenges gives you, as an undergraduate student at The University of Manchester, the opportunity to explore three of the big challenges facing the world in the 21st century - sustainability, social justice and workplace ethics
You'll get a chance to look at the world around you in new ways and take part in lots of different activities with students from different degree disciplines.
Ethical Grand Challenges
Gain the knowledge and understanding, skills and attributes you need to work and live in a way that safeguards environmental, social and economic wellbeing, for present and for future generations.Learn More
Explore how to promote a just society by challenging injustice, valuing diversity, supporting human rights and a fair allocation of resources to build fairer communities in Manchester, the UK and across the globe.Learn More
Get ready for the workplace by exploring ethical dilemmas commonly faced by graduates in their early careers. Contribute to responsible, inclusive, 21st century workplaces.Learn More
The Stellify Award
If you’re a new undergraduate (from September 2016), you can complete the Stellify Award.
Although you don’t need to be working towards the Stellify Award to take part in EGC activities, completion of all three Ethical Grand Challenges is one of the core requirements of this prestigious award
More than just a record of your achievements, the Stellify Award is our most prestigious extra-curricular accolade. It demonstrates that you know what it means to do more and be more. It’s proof that you’re ready to take on your next challenge and shape your future.
You don't need to sign-up. In order to gain the Stellify Award upon graduation, there are some specific activities that you need to complete throughout your degree.
Find out more about the Stellify Award
Welcome to Manchester! On Tuesday of Welcome Week, 18th September, you and the 8,000 other new undergraduates, will take part in the Sustainability Challenge, one of the biggest events on Campus, and the first step on your way to achieving the Stellify Award.VIEW EVENT