Postgraduate taught

VIRTUAL
OPEN WEEK

2020

Welcome to Manchester.

Helping you find your future.

The world is changing right now – if you’re deciding on your next move, postgraduate study at Manchester could be for you.

Stream virtual open week and watch talks, take tours and connect with our people to discover the measures we’ve got in place to welcome UK and international students for postgraduate taught study this September.


Exploring postgraduate study at Manchester

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Choose a course

Find a master’s that matches your interests and learn from leading academics in their field.

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Stream virtual talks

Daily talks covering things that matter most: our teaching methods, employability and student support.

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Chat to our people

Our students are online and ready to answer your questions about what life at Manchester is really like.

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Join us on social

Connect with us for student takeovers, photos of campus and daily stories.

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Essential sessions

Welcome to Manchester

An unmissable introduction to life at Manchester, covering student experience, the unique city culture and safety measures we’ve put in place ready to welcome students in September.

Highlights:

  • Why Manchester?
  • COVID-19 update
  • Live Q&A
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Teaching, learning and student experience

Find out what to expect from your teaching and learning experience this academic year, including our plans for the delivery of online and face-to-face sessions.

Highlights:

  • Online learning
  • Face-to-face teaching
  • Live Q&A
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Student visas (international)

Join our specialist visa team as they provide a detailed overview of the types of visas available for international students wishing to study at Manchester and the support that the University can offer when applying.

Highlights:

  • Types of visas
  • Application process
  • Live Q&A
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Accommodation

Explore all things accommodation at Manchester, including safety measures we’ve put in place to protect residents during COVID-19 and support available for students joining us from other countries.

Highlights:

  • COVID-19 update
  • Application process
  • Accommodation guarantee
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Student finance (UK)

Join our Student Funding Team for an overview of postgraduate funding options for UK students. Find out how to submit an application for courses starting this September.

Highlights:

  • Postgraduate loans
  • Manchester Master’s Bursary
  • Application process
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Employability

Learn more about our award-winning Careers Service and the support that’s in place to help you boost your employability and connect with you with future employers.

Highlights:

  • Postgraduate careers workshops
  • Online careers resources
  • Live Q&A
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Find a postgraduate course

Course talks

Join live talks and Q&As with academic staff covering a wide range of our postgraduate courses, from ancient history to nuclear science.

Topics include:

  • Course units
  • Entry requirements
  • Application process
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Explore Manchester

Take our virtual tours of the campus, accommodation and city, and get a feel for what your life at Manchester could be like.

Supporting you

Our support is built around you. Our teams are here to help you be your best and broaden your horizons past your degree.

Next steps

If you’re excited about the possibility of becoming part of our global community, developing your talents and discovering new dreams, then we can’t wait to hear from you. Here’s our pick of what to do next.