Manchester is a very affordable place to live, especially compared with some other UK cities. Be smart with your savings and follow the info below for budget boosting tips!
Can’t come to one of our open days? Join us for the guided campus visit on January 25! I's a great way to get a feel for the facilities, amenities and atmosphere you’ll enjoy as a student here.

Confirm your visit with the link below:

Guided campus visits | The University of Manchester
Managing your own budget can be tricky, especially if you're leaving home for the first time. Be savvy with your savings and follow these 10 top tips on how to make your money go further!

Manchester Advantage - Top tips for saving money

Students from the University of Manchester share their top tips on how to make your money go further.

Keep up to date with all the Orientation events by following the University of Manchester Orientation for International and EU students group.

Event schedule: [ Link ]

Orientation timetable | The University of Manchester
The University of Manchester has collaborated with watchmaking brand Richard Mille EMEA and McLaren to create world’s lightest mechanical chronograph by pairing leading graphene research with precision engineering.

Find out more about the project below:

World’s lightest mechanical watch revealed thanks to graphene
Wondering what life at University is going to cost you? You can start planning your finances with this handy breakdown of typical student spending in Manchester:

Living costs at The University of Manchester
This month is all about finance! We will be posting useful information about the costs of living and how to boost your budget at Manchester. Look out for more info on this page.
It's only a few days until Orientation starts! Follow the link below for a detailed schedule of events. Be sure to also attend any of the additional events taking place throughout orientation. It's a great way to make new friends and explore the city!

Orientation timetable | The University of Manchester
We are delighted to announce the winner and official #UoM2016 Photo of the Year is this stunning snowy photo of Whitworth Hall taken by shannyyangg on Instagram!

All photos can be found here: [ Link ]
The University of Manchester researchers have produced the most tightly knotted physical structure ever known – a scientific achievement which has the potential to create a new generation of advanced materials.

Discover more below:

Manchester scientists tie the tightest knot ever achieved
Two leading individuals from The University of Manchester have been recognised for their achievements, by being named in Her Majesty the Queen’s New Year honours list.

Find out more below:

New Year honours successes for The University of Manchester
2016 has been a year of great research, royal visits and a path towards better solutions. Discover the stories which made the front pages in our University news review of 2016:

The 2016 review of the year
In 1917, Ernest Rutherford changed the world when he split the atom at The University of Manchester. Now, scientists from the University have made another atomic discovery which has the potential to have a positive impact on people around the world.

Another Manchester world first from the University that split the atom
We have received amazing #UoM2016 images showcasing life at The University of Manchester. Choose your favourite from the 12 shortlisted and the photo with the most likes will be crowned the #UoM2016 photo of the year!

#UoM2016 photo of the year
Orientation starts next week! Come prepared with the timetable below and you won't miss out on key events taking place.

For more info: [ Link ]
Manchester is a place where you can thrive and where opportunities await you. In December, the Alliance Manchester Business School has launched Venture Further, a business start-up competition. Entries are open until 29 March 2017. #VentureFurther

Apply now: [ Link ]

Find out what happened at last years' awards in the video below:

AMBS Venture Further 2016 AWARDS

Manchester is proud to bring together a multicultural community of nearly 40,000 students from 160 countries.

This month we're celebrating our diversity and inclusivity at The University of Manchester. #UoM

“We belong” - The University of Manchester

This is a place where all staff and students have a right to say: “we belong”. Manchester is a diverse and international student community and all students h...

Need a study break? Come over to The Whitworth for one of the current exhibitions. Our favourite? ARTIST ROOMS: Andy Warhol.

All current exhibitions are in the link below:

Current Exhibitions | Whitworth Art Gallery
Still waiting for UCAS to reply? Check out their key dates and add them to your calendar.

Key dates