The Society sponsors monthly seminar and individual scholarship to assist postgraduate students to attend appropriate scientific conferences. Monthly meetings are usually held at The University of Manchester, Room C15 in the MSS Tower on the first Tuesday evening of the month at 6:45pm preceded by a buffet supper at 6:00pm. All meetings are currently being held online
Mission Statement: The Manchester Metallurgical Society (MMS) aims to provide a friendly atmosphere for students and professionals alike; to come together for technical discussions in order to promote knowledge exchange on current and emerging technologies on all aspects of metallurgy and promote friendly debate between attendees. The MMS recognises the gap between industry professionals and students and hopes to provide a platform for networking, to encourage and inspire the next generation of professionals.
The Manchester Polymer Group (MPG) is a local society, affiliated to The Institute of Materials, Minerals and Mining, focussing on meeting the needs of its membership with polymer and elastomer interests in the North West