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postgraduate taught courses open day

Postgraduate taught courses open days

Want to learn more about life on a postgraduate taught course in Manchester? Then come along to one of our open days.

Our next open day for postgraduate taught study will take place on Wednesday, 23 November 2016. Registration is now closed but you can still attend.


11am–2pm Campus tours – leaving every 20 minutes
Accommodation tours – leaving every 20 minutes
Welcome Desk, University Place (37)
11.30am–12pm Arrival and registration
Complimentary refreshments provided
Welcome Desk, University Place (37)
12-2pm Student Experience Exhibition
  • Accommodation Office
  • Current students
  • Students’ Union
  • SPORT Manchester
  • Library / Alan Gilbert Learning Commons
  • Manchester Enterprise Centre
  • Funding and finance
  • Careers Service
  • Visas and immigration
  • The Atrium
  • Heritage
  • My Learning Essentials
University Place (37)
1–1.30pm Postgraduate study at The University of Manchester
This presentation provides an overview of life as a postgraduate student at Manchester. It includes information on the teaching and learning environment, the nature of postgraduate study and the services, facilities and support on offer to enable you to make the most of your studies.
Lecture Theatre B,
University Place (37)
1.30–2pm Postgraduate student finance
This presentation outlines potential funding sources for taught postgraduate students and will include information about the newly announced 2016 Postgraduate Loan. More general financial considerations and advice will be offered by the University’s Student Money Adviser.
 Lecture Theatre B,
University Place (37)
 2–4pm Events in Schools and Faculties (further information about these activities will be posted here in October).   Various locations

You can view the programme of events below or download our open day programme (PDF document, 3.3MB) to view offline. 

Please note that this open day is not suitable for those interested in undertaking a postgraduate research programme (research master’s programmes, or PhDs / other doctoral study).

Hear from our staff

Listen to Dr David Brown, Director of Postgraduate Taught Education in our School of Arts, Languages and Cultures, discuss the open day and postgraduate life in Manchester.

Watch a recording of the presentation ‘Postgraduate study at The University of Manchester’, which was delivered as part of the last postgraduate taught course open day.