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Events for prospective students

Fragmentary Ancestors: Figurines from Koma Land, Ghana

25 October 2013 - 4 May 2014

This exhibition at Manchester Museum is the first ever officially approved showing of clay figurines made by a previously little understood people in Koma Land in Ghana in West Africa.…

From the War of Nature

11 April - 31 August 2014

Manchester Museum new exhibition. Boxing hares, burrowing parasites, baby birds and prowling wolves are just some of the characters appearing in this story of predation, competition,…

UMASS Exam Preparation Podcast Series

14 April - 9 May 2014

We will be running an Exam Preparation Podcast series which will take place over a month. Each week will explore a new topic around exam preparation, and every day there will be new…

Whitworth Art Gallery closure for major development work

2 September 2013 - 24 October 2014

The Whitworth has now closed in order to carry out major development work, transforming the Gallery into a new 21st century Gallery in the Park, extending and doubling the size of the…

Mars Exploration - 22-25 Apr

11:00 22 - 16:00 25 April 2014

Become a Martian for the day and take part in some hands on experiments. Explore the surface of Mars, discover more about the largest volcano in the solar system and investigate if…

MAP Academic Writing and Revision Skills workshop

26 April 2014

The Manchester Access Programme (MAP) is a structured scheme for local post-16 students who meet specific academic and background criteria. The aim of the programme is to support entry…

'Doing Good and Feeling Bad': Psychiatry, Motherhood, and the Women's Liberation Movement'

13:00 - 14:00 29 April 2014

This seminar is part of the CHSTM Lunchtime Seminar Series, which is held weekly (during term time). All are welcome. For further information please contact stuart.butler@manchester.ac.uk…

Guided Visits for Schools and Colleges

13:30 - 15:30 29 April 2014

We run regular campus visits throughout the year for groups of students in Year 10 and upwards. Activities include a welcome presentation, a question-and-answer session with a panel…

Manchester Asks Les Ebdon, Director of the Office for Fair Access (OFFA)

17:30 - 18:30 29 April 2014

The Manchester Institute of Education is pleased to welcome Professor Les Ebdon (Director of the Office For Fair Access) to a public event at which he will respond to pre-recorded questions…

Guided visit

13:30 - 15:30 30 April 2014

If you are unable to come to one of our University open days, you can join us for a guided visit of the campus on a Wednesday afternoon. Guided visits include a presentation on the…

MAP Academic Writing and Revision Skills workshop

30 April 2014

The Manchester Access Programme (MAP) is a structured scheme for local post-16 students who meet specific academic and background criteria. The aim of the programme is to support entry…

UMASS - Preparing for university learning styles workshop

16:00 - 18:00 30 April 2014

This workshop will focus on the different learning styles that you'll experience at university compared to school or college. Lead by current students of The University of Manchester,…

Making Siemens work for England: negotiating a place for the firm in the nineteenth century

13:00 - 14:00 6 May 2014

This seminar is part of the CHSTM Lunchtime Seminar Series, which is held weekly (during term time). All are welcome. For further information please contact stuart.butler@manchester.ac.uk…

Adults Returning to Education Information Session

10:30 - 12:30 7 May 2014

Adult learners considering returning to education to pursue a degree, or who have already applied to the University, can sign up for an 'Adults Returning to Education Session'. This…

From Bugs to Drugs

11:00 - 15:00 10 May 2014

'''Host:''' Manchester Pharmacy School '''About the event:''' Have you ever wondered how medicines are made? What the ingredients are, how medicines work, how they reach the right…

"Why drag it out into the light?" History, the early 20th century British slaughterhouse and the 'the politics of sight.

13:00 - 14:00 13 May 2014

This seminar is part of the CHSTM Lunchtime Seminar Series, which is held weekly (during term time). All are welcome. For further information please contact stuart.butler@manchester.ac.uk…

MAP Parents event

14 May 2014

The Manchester Access Programme (MAP) is a structured scheme for local post-16 students who meet specific academic and background criteria. The aim of the programme is to support entry…

Evaluation of Learners’ Experiences of e-Learning

12:00 - 16:30 15 May 2014

'''Host:''' Institute of Population Health '''About the event:''' Researching the learner experience Inaugural Symposium organised by ELESIG North West Are you interested in…

Doing the work of a Scientist? Embarking on a career in science from World War II to early post-war Britain

13:00 - 14:00 20 May 2014

This seminar is part of the CHSTM Lunchtime Seminar Series, which is held weekly (during term time). All are welcome. For further information please contact stuart.butler@manchester.ac.uk…

Adults Returning to Education Information Session

10:30 - 12:30 21 May 2014

Adult learners considering returning to education to pursue a degree, or who have already applied to the University, can sign up for an 'Adults Returning to Education Session'. This…

Guided Visits for Schools and Colleges

13:30 - 15:30 22 May 2014

We run regular campus visits throughout the year for groups of students in Year 10 and upwards. Activities include a welcome presentation, a question-and-answer session with a panel…

Whitworth Park: Pleasure, Play and Politics

24 May - 5 October 2014

This exhibition will examine and explore how the role of Manchester’s Whitworth Park has changed over time. The displays are the result of a local archaeology project and the myriad…

United in Anger: A History of Act Up

18:00 - 20:00 26 May 2014

This screening is part of the Sexuality Summer School (SSS), organised annually since 2008 by the Centre for the Study of Sexuality and Culture (CSSC). The SSS brings international…

"Should patients be 'tortured' in the name of progress?": Clinical science and psychiatry in post-war Britain

13:00 - 14:00 27 May 2014

This seminar is part of the CHSTM Lunchtime Seminar Series …

Green Screening: A Conversational Workshop with Peggy Shaw and Lois Weaver

19:30 - 21:30 27 May 2014

This public workshop is part of the Sexuality Summer School (SSS), organised annually since 2008 by the Centre for the Study of Sexuality and Culture (CSSC). The SSS brings international…

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