INTO Manchester in partnership with Manchester Metropolitan University: Be part of it

Manchester Metropolitan University (MMU) is a bold, ambitious and modern university with a dedicated focus on employability and industry-relevant skills. With a choice of exciting and diverse courses, many offering unique internship opportunities, Manchester Metropolitan will kick-start your future career.

Why choose Manchester Metropolitan University?

  • A modern university with a proud history – A top 200 university under 50 years old (Times Higher Education Young University Rankings 2019) with roots in higher education since 1824
  • Industry-relevant degrees – links to professional bodies including AACSB, ACCA, CIMA and RIBA with many courses offering accreditation and 'meet the employer' events
  • A diverse international community – one of the UK's largest university communities with over 38,000 students, 3,500 of which are international students
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What are your course options?

If you meet the specified language and academic criteria, you may apply directly for your chosen degree program at Manchester Metropolitan University. If not, we offer a range pathway programs designed to prepare you for successful progression on to your degree.

Our pathway programs will help to improve your English skills, your academic skills and give you everything you need to progress successfully to a university degree.

Popular pathway programs at INTO Manchester (MMU):

International Foundation in Art and Design - progress to more than 15 exciting courses at the renowned Manchester School of Art

International Year One in International Business, Accounting and Finance - Progress directly to the second year of a business-related undergraduate degree at MMU

You are guaranteed progression to MMU, provided you successfully complete your INTO pathway program and meet the requirements for progression to your degree.


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What is it like to study at the INTO Manchester Centre?

Want to study in Manchester? The INTO Manchester Centre offers a range of excellent facilities for learning and studying. It’s also located in the city centre, so you’ll never be far from a variety of shops and cafés if you need a study break!

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What's life like in Manchester for students?

An eclectic mix of music, shopping, sport, and a buzzing social scene all wrapped up in one student-focused city. Get ready to explore Manchester, the UK’s capital of the North and one of the most exciting cities in the world (Time Out City Life Index 2018).

  • Visit famous football grounds Old Trafford and the Etihad Stadium
  • Head to the UK's second largest Chinatown, or visit Wilmslow Road's famous stretch of Indian and Middle-Eastern restaurants
  • Shop for the latest designer brands at the Arndale Centre or Trafford Centre.
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Why choose Manchester Metropolitan University?

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Manchester Metropolitan University, receives around 52,000 applications every year! So, what makes it so popular? And have you got what it takes to be next?

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How will INTO Manchester support me?

Worried about studying in the UK? There’s no need to be! Our enthusiastic support teams are on-hand every step of the way. From helping you set up a bank account and renewing your visa, to support with your university applications. You name it, we can help! Services include:

  • a handy airport pick-up service
  • an orientation week to get you settled
  • help registering with a doctor and dentist
  • residential wardens, for extra safety and support
  • personal, dedicated university placement service.
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Where will I live?

Live as part of a vibrant student community in a modern residence, or immerse yourself in British family life with a homestay. Whichever you choose, INTO are always on-hand to help you settle in and make you feel at home while you’re studying in Manchester.

  • INTO accommodation – choose from a range of private, en-suite options including studio style accommodation and premium student residences
  • Homestay – a private bedroom in a local host’s home in Manchester
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