One of the largest and most prestigious universities in the United Kingdom, University of Manchester offers access to excellent faculty, research opportunities, and cultural activities for study abroad students. Located near the heart of a modern and multicultural city, Manchester city is full of cultural importance. Attend a musical performance at Manchester Arena or take in an opera, or other eye-catching performance, at the nearby Opera House. Of course, when it comes to football, be sure to experience the excitement of Manchester United or Manchester City match live. From start to finish, this study abroad experience promises to be engaging.
Study Abroad at the University of Manchester
About the University
University of Manchester
With star-studded alumni of Nobel Prize winners, the world’s brightest scientific minds and some of Britain’s finest comedians, the University of Manchester is the largest non-collegiate university in the UK, with a vast student community.
Since its beginnings as an inclusive institute of learning for the working classes, it has committed to “advance education, knowledge, and wisdom for the good of society.” It is a place driven to improve students both academically and personally.
Full of cultural importance, the university has a city-center campus, which puts you at the heart of Manchester’s action. Think large-scale music tours, world-class theatre, opera, and dance productions, and, of course, its amazing soccer football clubs, Manchester United and Manchester City.
Learn more at University of Manchester's official website.
SAF's Student Promise
“I have really enjoyed studying in Manchester because of quality teaching. Because I have to speak English every day, my language skills have improved. My dormitory is comfortable and very close to my campus. I highly recommend everyone to study abroad – you won’t regret it!”Yixuan Wu, Past SAF Student
Our Favorite Things About Manchester
We asked current students, Manya, Angela and Abi, what their favourite thing about Manchester is. They talked about the city's diversity, the nightlife, the clubs, the bars, and finding themselves in Manchester. Manchester is a place where all students have the opportunity to grow, lead and make a difference. Explore campus with excellent facilities and green spaces, all within easy reach of the city centre.
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