Welcome to INTO Manchester in partnership with The University of Manchester: learn from the best at a world top 35 university
Prepare to study at one of the most respected institutions in the world: The University of Manchester. A member of the prestigious Russell Group, The University of Manchester is recognized globally for its high-quality research and academic achievements dating back almost 200 years.
Why choose The University of Manchester?
With a reputation as one of the top universities worldwide, The University of Manchester is a popular choice for international students. Here's why.
32nd in the world (QS World University Rankings 2024)
Consistently ranked as most targeted university by top graduate employers (High Fliers Research 2013–2023)
2nd in the world for action towards the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals (Times Higher Education University Impact Rankings 2023)
Living in Manchester
What's life like as a student in Manchester?
A magical mix of music, museums, sports and shopping makes Manchester one of the UK’s great student cities. It’s also a welcoming and diverse place that’s ranked among the top 10 friendliest cities in the world (The World’s Friendliest Cities, Rough Guides 2021).
Explore Manchester and beyond
Deansgate – Manchester’s entertainment hub, offering shopping, 24-hour gaming, a multiplex cinema and international restaurants.
Mayfield – a brand new urban neighbourhood representing Manchester’s industrial heritage.
Northern Quarter – Manchester’s trendiest neighbourhood, known for vintage fashion, record shops and cool coffee houses.
Old Trafford and Salford – home to Manchester United, the BBC’s headquarters at MediaCityUK, and shopping and dining paradise The Trafford Centre.
Spinningfields – a thriving business hub and Manchester’s financial center - also boasting worldclass food, entertainment and culture.
Where will I study?
Welcome to INTO Manchester, your international study hub. The INTO Center is the heart of student life, where you’ll get all the support you need from our friendly and experienced staff. You’ll find all your essentials here – from quiet study spaces to bustling social areas.
Where will I live?
World-class food. Unlimited entertainment. Unmissable shopping. All right on your doorstep. Welcome to your home away from home in the heart of Manchester.
Explore everything Manchester has to offer, from the vibrant city center – just a 10-minute walk from your classes – to the student-friendly Knowledge Quarter – a hub of activity and amenities. You’ll be at home in our INTO accommodation.
Take your pick from a variety of modern ensuite rooms, complete with everything you need to live comfortably during your studies (students under the age of 18 at the start of their INTO Manchester program will be allocated accommodation).