We offer a comprehensive programme of orientation events to help international students settle in following their arrival in Manchester.
Our Orientation programme will provide you with valuable information about starting your life and studies at Manchester, as well as giving you the opportunity to meet other students.
The programme will give you practical advice and introduce you to the University and the city of Manchester. You will get the opportunity to meet other new students as well as students who have been here for some time.
Orientation events will start on Thursday, 17 September and end on Sunday, 20 September. Core presentations will take place on Friday, Saturday and Sunday, giving you crucial information about your new life and study in Manchester. There will also be workshop sessions that will allow you to find out more about key topics such as healthcare and immigration.
At the same time Welcome events will run from Thursday, 17 until Friday, 25 September. These will include social activities taking place day and night, helping you to start making new friends.
Read our Get Ready guide for information about registering as a Manchester student and securing your place on the Orientation programme.
Get ready with our guide (PDF document, 4.9MB)
Oue Welcome guide will tell you all you need to know about our events to welcome you to Manchester.
Download the guide to our Welcome programme (PDF document, 4.2MB)