Undergraduate webinars

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

Discover webinars about undergraduate 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 undergraduate courses. 

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

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

Accommodation

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.

    No upcoming webinars. Watch a past webinar:

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

  • The art of application (2022 entry)

    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:

  • 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:

  • UCAS confirmation and clearing

    Join us to find out about how UCAS confirmation and clearing works.

    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.

  • 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.

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  • 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)

Finance

  • Student finance, 2022 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 2022.

    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 life

  • 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.

    Book or watch a webinar:

    Book onto 'Student life' webinar on 13 December 2021 at 4pm

  • University buildings

    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 1 December 2021 at 5pm

     Supporting resources: Welcome video, webinar transcript

  • Student ambassador Q&A panel

    Join a panel of current students who will be discussing all aspects of the student experience, from societies and accommodation to teaching and student support and what Manchester has to offer. You can submit your own questions to the panel throughout.

    Suitable for UK, EU and international students thinking about applying to university.

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

  • Student and alumni panel

    Join a panel of current students and alumni 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. Watch a past webinar:

    Supporting resources: Manchester voices video

  • Careers and employability

    Join us to find out about the careers sector in the UK and get expert advice on job-hunting and careers pathways.

    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.

  • 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 undergraduate 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.

    No upcoming webinars. Watch a past webinar:

     

  • 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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  • Study skills

    The Study Skills session will provide top tips on managing your workload, taking notes effectively and referencing styles. Learn how to prepare for university by adopting learning methods that will also be useful for your current studies. Find out where you can go for further information and what study support The University of Manchester provides.

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

    No upcoming webinars. Watch a past webinar:

    Supporting resources: Transcript

  • 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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