Postgraduate webinars

Join our staff and students for live virtual sessions or stream on-demand.

Discover webinars about postgraduate life at The University of Manchester, including:

You can book upcoming sessions or stream previous webinars on-demand, catching up on important topics at a time that suits you.

Explore subject webinars if you are looking for information about postgraduate courses.

If you have any webinar-related questions, please email tours@manchester.ac.uk.

(All information was correct at the time of recording).

Accommodation

  • Accommodation at The University of Manchester

    Join Davina Holme from The University of Manchester's Accommodation Office for an overview of university-owned accommodation and how to apply.

    Suitable for UK, EU and international students.

    No upcoming webinars. Watch a past webinar:

  • Accommodation at Manchester

    Hear about 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, as well as a general overview of the options for postgrad students.

    Recorded at March 2021 event.

    No upcoming webinars. Watch a past webinar:

Applications

  • UK visa applications and guidance (international students)

    Learn more about the UK visa application process and guidance on arriving in the UK. 

    Suitable for international students.

    No upcoming webinars. A recording of this webinar will be made available soon.

Careers

  • Postgraduate careers and employability

    Learn more about Manchetser's award-winning Careers Service and the support that’s in place to help you boost your employability and connect with you with future employers. Delivered by Noeleen Hammond- Jones, International Career Consultant.

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  • Careers and employability: meet the professionals

    Meet University of Manchester alumni, find out what they are doing now, and get their tips on how to get there.

    Recorded at March 2021 event. Subtitles coming soon.

    No upcoming webinars. Watch a past webinar:

  • Graduation, what next? Alumni Panel (session one)

    Hear from our international alumni about their Manchester experience and their current careers, working for global organisations and government ministries.

    No upcoming webinars. Watch a past webinar:

  • Graduation, what next? Alumni Panel (session two)

    Hear from our international alumni about their Manchester experience and their current careers, working for employers including the United Nations and The University of Manchester.

    No upcoming webinars. Watch a past webinar:

  • Careers session for humanities

    Humanities careers talk and alumni panel.

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Finance

  • Postgraduate student finance (UK)

    Join our student funding team for an overview of postgraduate funding options for UK students, including how to submit an application. The session is delivered by Felicity Wicks, Student Recruitment Officer, followed by a Q&A Session with Patrick Ryan, Student Services Manager.

    No upcoming webinars. Watch a past webinar:

Student life

  • Welcome to master’s study at Manchester

    An unmissable introduction to life at Manchester, covering student experience, the unique city culture and the University’s research pedigree. We also cover the measures we have in place for current master’s students to be to study safely. Delivered by Prof. Keith Brennan, Associate Dean for Internationalisation, Faculty of Biology, Medicine and Health, Prof. Fiona Smyth, Deputy Dean and Vice Dean for Teaching, Learning and Students, Faculty of Humanities, Prof. Peter Green, Vice Dean for Teaching, Learning and Students, Faculty of Science and Engineering.

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  • Master’s student life

    Meet current master's students from the UK, and hear about why they chose Manchester, how they've managed their studies during the pandemic, and their plans for next year.

    Recorded at March 2021 event. 

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  • Teaching and learning at Manchester

    Hear about our plans for teaching, learning and the wider student experience in the coming academic year.

    Recorded March 2021.

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  • University buildings

    Why Manchester

    An introduction to the University and the city of Manchester; discover more about postgraduate study options at Manchester and how to make a stand-out application.

    Open to both UK and international students.

    No upcoming webinars. A recording of this webinar will be made available soon.

  • Student life

    Meet current UK and international postgraduate students and have an opportunity to ask them questions about life and study in Manchester.

    Open to both UK and international students.

    No upcoming webinars. A recording of this webinar will be made available soon.

  • Meet Manchester event for Japanese students

    Would you like to learn more about study opportunities and life in Manchester?

    Join your Country Manager, Anisa Atlasi, as well as a current Japanese student for a session that will cover all aspects of student life. There will also be an opportunity for you to ask questions.

    This virtual session is open to postgraduate offer holders for 2021 entry and prospective students considering future study at Manchester.

    No upcoming webinars. A recording of this webinar will be made available soon.

  • Meet the Professionals Asia: Emotional intelligence

    We’ll explore how emotional intelligence is the key to having a successful career in the next ten years, and how to influence people through your interactions. You’ll also discover how to make the most of your alumni network and the Careers Service. Alumni professionals and employers will share their experience to answer any questions you have about your career.

    This event is open to students, graduates and prospective applicants of all degrees and nationalities.

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  • Meet the Professionals India and South Asia: Agile working

    We’ll explore the value of agile working and understand how the world of work continues to change. You’ll also discover how to make the most out of your alumni network and the Careers Service. Alumni professionals and employers will share their experience to answer any questions you have about your career.

    This event is open to students, graduates and prospective applicants of all degrees and nationalities. 

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  • Student Support at Manchester

    Join Ailsa Skelly from the University’s Student Support Team to learn more about our services and how we can support you as a student at Manchester.

    A recorded information session will be followed by a live Q&A with the opportunity for your questions to be answered in real time.

    No upcoming webinars. A recording of this webinar will be made available soon.

  • Parents, guardians and counsellors Q&A session (international)

    Our panel will address your queries and concerns around the process of applying to Manchester, students’ welfare and general university life.

    This session is suitable for parents, guardian and counsellors of international students.

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