Japan / Contacts

We have a dedicated recruitment team based in Manchester to support you with all aspects of your application and on your offer-holder journey.

Our experienced, friendly team offer a range of services:

  • 1-2-1 video calls – a chance to learn more about University life and get answers to your most important questions.
  • Webinars – online sessions that offer a host of information tailored to whatever stage of the journey you’re at.
  • Campus tours – we’ll show you around our city-centre campus so you can see where you’ll live, learn and enjoy new experiences.
  • Student match – we can connect you with one of our current students to learn about student life and what their experience has been like.
  • In-country events – we join university fairs and arrange high school visits.
  • Support for College Counsellors – we work closely with you to provide guidance on the UK higher education system and the application process.

If you’re interested in meeting your Country Manager and enjoying access to any of these services, simply complete the form below and we’ll get in touch with you.

Tom Williams  Japan country manager

The University of Manchester’s dedicated country manager can advise and assist with course choices, making an application, and general pre-departure guidance. You can contact them via tom.williams@manchester.ac.uk

Educational advisers (agents)

The University of Manchester has been working with local representation in Japan since 2000. BEO provides advice and support for Japanese institutions interested in collaboration, as well as an information, counselling and application processing centre for students who have chosen to study at The University of Manchester.

Local staff carry out regular presentations and interviews at British Council offices across Japan. They also maintain a dedicated Japanese website providing further details on the complete range of training and study opportunities available at the University. For more information, please contact our Japanese office:

Tokyo office

BEO Tokyo Office
5th floor, Forecast Shinjuku South Building
4-3-17 Shinjuku, Shinjuku-ku
Tokyo, 160-0022

tel +81 359 250 336 
fax +81 333 686 605 
email study@beo.jp

Osaka office

BEO Osaka Office
3rd floor Inoi Building 2
2-9-19 Shibata
Osaka 530-0012

tel +81 663 711 116
fax +81 663 711 165
email osaka@beo.jp 
website www.beo.jp

Working with an educational adviser or agent

If you are planning to seek the support of an educational adviser or ‘agent’, we would strongly recommend that you first refer to British Councils' Student Guide to Choosing an Education Agent. 

The University of Manchester’s contracted educational advisers are trusted, trained representatives of the institution. If you are dissatisfied with your experience, please email international@manchester.ac.uk. 

Contact a student

If you would like to speak to a current student from your home country to hear about student life at Manchester, please contact the International Office via email international@manchester.ac.uk – please include your name and subject of interest.