We offer a comprehensive programme of orientation events to help international students settle in following their arrival in Manchester.
Our next Orientation programme will run from Thursday, 14 to Sunday, 17 September 2017.
Welcome Week will take place Monday, 18 to Sunday, 24 September 2017.
More information will be available on our Welcome to Manchester website soon.
Our Orientation programme offers practical advice about starting your life and studies at the University and valuable information to introduce you to the city of Manchester. Welcome social events, for all our students, offer fun and informal opportunities to meet other students.
Have a look at our Orientation programme at the back of your Get Ready Guide:
Student ambassadors are available to support you and answer any questions you may have.
If you have any questions or concerns about your arrival, then please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org. Alternatively, please feel free to ask any questions you may have on our Facebook, Twitter or Weibo pages.
Our 2017 Arrival Guide will give you lots of advice on planning your move to Manchester. View the guide below.
Welcome to Manchester
Find all you need to know about getting ready, including registering as a student and paying your fees.
Visit the Welcome website
Orientation blog 2017
Read the latest advice from Lee Jing Yi, an undergraduate studying chemical engineering and business management, on getting ready for Manchester.
Orientation blog 2016
Access the complete blog from 2016 written by Vicki, a final-year student who was working in our International Office, on how she prepared for life in Manchester.