Manchester Live webinars

Our exciting Manchester Live webinars are for students who are thinking of applying to or studying at The University of Manchester.

Hear from our staff and current students about all things relating to Manchester and studying at university. Browse and book upcoming Manchester Live events or stream sessions to catch up on important topics at a time that suits you. 

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

(All information was correct at time of recording for our on demand webinars). 

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:

Applications

  • Choosing what and where to study

    Tune in to receive top tips when choosing a degree programme and university. How do you make a decision when there are nearly 40,000 courses available at more than 370 Higher Education Institutions in the UK?

    Suitable for UK, EU and International students who are thinking of applying to university.

    Book or watch a webinar:

    Book onto 'Choosing what and where to study' webinar on 14 July 2020 at 2pm

    Supporting resources: Activity leaflet (PDF, 0.98MB), Choosing your course videowebinar transcript

  • The UCAS application process

    Join us to find out about how to apply to university through UCAS. Learn about the key deadlines, what universities want to see in a potential student, top tips on writing an effective personal statement and more.

    Suitable for UK, EU and international students who are thinking of applying to university.

    No upcoming webinars. Watch a past webinar:

  • 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.

    Book a webinar:

    Book onto 'UK visa applications and guidance (international students)' webinar on 23 July 2020 at 3pmBook onto 'UK visa applications and guidance (international students)' webinar on 3 August 2020 at 10.30am

  • Writing an effective personal statement

    Tune in to receive top tips, advice and guidance for writing an excellent personal statement.

    Suitable for UK, EU and international students who are thinking of applying to university for 2020/21 entry.

    No upcoming webinars. Watch a past webinar:

    Supporting resources: Personal statement leaflet (PDF, 584KB), webinar transcript

  • What happens next? UCAS confirmation and clearing

    Join Louise Hussain from the University's Central Admissions team as she explains what happens next in the UCAS process.

    Suitable for UK/EU/international audiences.

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

  • The art of application

    Find out everything you need to know about applying for courses in higher education. We cover UCAS, the application form and process, the personal statement, references, and more.

    Suitable for UK, EU and international students who are thinking of applying to university.

    No upcoming webinars. Watch a past webinar:

    Supporting resources: The art of application transcript

Finance

  • Student finance, 2021 entry

    Find out about tuition fees, support the University can offer and advice on applying for student finance as a UK resident.

    Suitable for UK students entering in 2021.

    You can also find out more information in our dedicated student finance section.

    No upcoming webinars. Watch a past webinar:

    Supporting resources: Transcript of finance webinar

  • Student finance, 2020 entry

    Find out about tuition fees, support the University can offer and advice on applying for student finance as a UK resident.

    Suitable for UK students entering in 2020.

    You can also find out more information in our dedicated student finance section.

    No upcoming webinars. Watch a past webinar:

Student life

  • Student Support at Manchester (international)

    Join Jane Hardman (Student Wellbeing Manager) and Spencer Davies (Head of Advice and Response) as we explore the wide range of support services for international students studying at Manchester.

    This will be an excellent opportunity to ask questions about how we can support you to stay safe, happy and well during your studies, both during and after the COVID-19 outbreak.

    This session is suitable for international students.

    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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  • Student life panel

    Join a panel of current students who will be discussing all aspects of the student experience, from societies and accommodation to student support, careers and events. There will be a special emphasis on student life here in Manchester, with the opportunity to submit your own questions to the panel throughout.

    Suitable for UK, EU and international students who are thinking of applying to university.

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

  • Why Manchester?

    Tune in to find out everything you need to know about The University of Manchester. This webinar will explore the University's history and heritage, as well as the student experience, teaching and learning styles, and an overview of the city of Manchester itself.

    Suitable for UK, EU and international students who are thinking of applying to university.

    Book or watch a webinar:

    Book onto 'Why Manchester?' webinar on 8 July 2020 at 11am

    Supporting resources: Welcome video, webinar transcript

  • Student life

    A recent graduate will be chatting all about student life at The University of Manchester, including everything from the Students' Union and student societies to sport, accommodation, student support and the city of Manchester.

    Suitable for UK, EU and international students who are thinking of applying to university.

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  • The University of Manchester

    Hear what The University of Manchester can offer for your student experience. We cover our remarkable history, approaches to teaching and learning, accommodation options, sport and social activities, as well as sharing facts about the city itself.

    Suitable for UK, EU and international students who are thinking of applying to university.

    No upcoming webinars. Watch a past webinar:

    Supporting resources: webinar transcript