Activities for parents and supporters

Parents and supporters of undergraduate students play an important role in supporting learners in higher education. We actively encourage you to get involved in our activities and have a positive impact on your son or daughter’s future.

Activities include:

  • undergraduate open days;
  • guided campus tours;
  • summer schools and other event celebrations.

Explore University – an event for parents, carers and young learners

Our annual 'Explore University' event will take place on Saturday, 8 June 2019. This event is aimed at parents, carers and young people who would like to find out more about The University of Manchester and higher education.

Book your place 

To find out more about other activities for parents and supporters of prospective Manchester students, please email:

Career development for Manchester students

Parents and supporters are also welcome to get involved with some of our career development opportunities, to help current students at Manchester find out more about the industry you work in – and perhaps secure future employment.