Coronavirus information

The safety and wellbeing of our staff, students and visitors are our highest priority. To help keep everyone safe during the COVID-19 outbreak, we have moved teaching online, closed non-essential facilities and cancelled or postponed on-campus events.

University teaching in light of new National Restrictions from 5 November

The government’s new National Restrictions, which are expected to come into effect from Thursday, 5 November 2020, make it clear that schools, colleges and universities should remain open. In the light of this government guidance, The University of Manchester will continue to operate with the current mix of online and in-person teaching. 

Government and University updates

For the latest information, read the UK government's response and the National Health Service's advice, and for updates specific to the University, please choose from the options below.