Here, at The University of Manchester, you’ll be able to make the most of our learning environments with flexible, multidisciplinary courses that tailor to your interests and career ambitions. [ Link ]
University of Manchester researchers have discovered that living birds have a more crouched leg posture than their ancestors, who are generally thought to have moved with straighter limbs similar to those of humans.

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Ancient fossil reveals the evolution of bird legs for the first time
Interested in The University of Manchester? Come along to the UMASS mini conference on Tuesday, 11 April. This is your chance to attend workshops to help you prepare for University life and develop skills that will help you in your current studies.

Book your place here: [ Link ]

Find out more below:

UMASS mini conference: How to succeed at university | UMASS
Starting University and entering the world of lectures, tutorials and workshops can be daunting, but at Manchester you'll receive all the support you need. One of such programmes is the Peer Assisted Study Scheme, where higher year students give you academic support in an informal and friendly environment.
Find out what PASS is all about from our blogger, Florian:
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The University of Manchester have announced the first retail and leisure signings at the recently launched University Green, which forms part of the University’s £1 billion Campus Masterplan and redevelopment.

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First new brands announced at University Green
Wondering what makes Manchester such a special city for students? Here are top 6 reasons why Study International think Manchester is the place to be!

6 reasons to call Manchester your home away from home
Curious about what it's like to study Law at The University of Manchester? In need of application tips?
Check out this guide that will tell you all you need to know about our Law courses [ Link ]

Advice for students applying for Law at The University of Manchester

Last week the University launched the new Manchester Master’s Bursary and is offering 100 scholarships for master’s students.

Each scholarship is worth £3,000 in funding, to UK and EU students, who will be starting taught or research master’s courses in September 2017. The Manchester Master’s Bursary is aimed at widening access to master’s courses by removing barriers to postgraduate...
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Manchester Master’s Bursary | The University of Manchester
The Manchester higher education exhibition is coming up next week! Come prepared with this handy guide of top tips written by our blogger, Orla that will help you plan your visit to the UCAS exhibition.

Register for the fair here: [ Link ]

Top tips for UCAS fairs
Geneticists from The Universities of Manchester and Bath are celebrating the discovery of the elusive ‘greenbeard gene’ that helps explain why organisms are more likely to cooperate with some individuals than others.

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Dawkins’ fabled cooperative gene discovered in microbes
Going from high school to University can be a big change, but don't worry! Our student blogger, Tasnim has got you covered with a review of the differences between A-levels and university learning styles.

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Differences between A-levels and university learning styles you need to know about
Global subject rankings from QS World University Rankings has placed The University of Manchester among the world's elite universities, with subjects appeared in the top listings for arts & humanities, engineering & technology, and life sciences & medicine.

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Global subject rankings place Manchester among the elite
This month is all about your learning experience! We will be posting useful information about courses, give you tips and take you through your journey to a new and exciting learning experience at University. Look out for more info on this page.
Looking to apply for a master’s at the University of Manchester? Check out the new Manchester Master’s Bursary.

We’re offering 100 scholarships for master’s students, each worth £3,000 in funding, to UK and EU students who will be starting a taught or research master’s course in September 2017.

The scholarships are aimed at widening access to master’s courses and removing barriers to...
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Manchester Master’s Bursary | The University of Manchester
Have you registered for the Manchester higher education exhibition taking place 14-15 March? It is a great opportunity to meet the University reps, help you decide what you want to study and answer any of your questions.

Register here: [ Link ]

Details about the event below:

UCAS Exhibitions
Today we're celebrating International Women's Day at The University of Manchester.
Discover from the staff and students of the Faculty of Biology, Medicine and Health UoM some of Manchester's inspiring stories and inspiring women.

Find out more about #IWDUoM here: [ Link ]

Inspiring stories, Inspiring Women - International Women's Day

Manchester has got so much to offer- from football matches, to underground gigs; it's a city full of life. But if you're ever in need of some fresh air, Manchester has some of the most beautiful outdoor spots! Read out blogger, Jake's review of ways you can connect with nature while studying at #UoM!

Into the wild with University societies
Find out below how researchers from The University of Manchester have shown that it is possible to build a new super-fast form of computer that “grows as it computes”.

Scientists reveal new super-fast form of computer that ‘grows as it computes’