Space for your business to grow – whatever its size

Over 300 innovation businesses ranging in size from start-ups to multinationals call an MSP workspace their home.

MSP attracts innovators from across the full range of science, biotech, medtech, life science and digital technology sectors at all stages of their development. Lab, office and meeting spaces are designed to meet the specific needs of knowledge intensive businesses, plus customers get access to a range of services and facilities that help them to connect into local knowledge networks and enhance their opportunities for collaboration and growth.


Three campus locations across the Manchester city region offer over 500,000 sq ft of commercial office space as well as over 1m sq ft of scientific workspace specifically for high-growth technology and science businesses.

Workspaces at all three campuses are located in UK Government-designated Enterprise Zones, offering rates relief of up to £275,000 per annum for upto five years. 

MSP is also able to offer companies access to £7 billion of science and technology investment funds under management.

Basing your company at an MSP campus gives you more than just a workplace. You'll also get access to an innovative, knowledge-rich network, offering business support, events and potential collaboration partners.

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MSP offers world-class, high specification lab space at Citylabs, Manchester Science Park and Alderley Park including chemistry, biology and pathology labs.  These labs are fully kitted out and ready for occupation.  Citylabs offers the ideal lab space for health and medical technologies businesses, whilst Alderley Park is best suited to biotech, pharma and life science businesses.

MSP also offers a range of science services including NMR, imaging and an open access lab.

Meetings and Events

MSP offers a range of meetings and events spaces.  From the purpose-built Alderley Park conference centre with it's 233 seat auditorium, meeting rooms and teambuilding options, to the 100 person events space and outdoor 'street' at Citylabs to smaller meeting rooms ideal for team meetings at Manchester Science Park.

The Bright Building will also offer a range of flexible meeting and events spaces for up to 70 people.


MSP offers a range of office spaces. From coworking and collaboration space suitable for start-ups through to 100,000 sq ft self-contained, purpose built commercial office space.   


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