Events for prospective students

Migrants in Manchester: An exhibition

18 August - 17 September 2014

Undocumented migrants in the UK are currently the subject of tough government rhetoric and abrasive action, accompanied by a pernicious media debate. Faced by an ongoing and aggressive…

Whitworth Art Gallery closure for major development work

2 September 2013 - 25 October 2014

The Whitworth reopens Autumn 2014. The gallery has now closed in order to carry out major development work, transforming the Gallery into a new 21st century Gallery in the Park, extending…

Whitworth Park: Pleasure, Play and Politics

24 May - 5 October 2014

This exhibition examines and explores 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 of…

MAP Guidance Session/ Interviews for Medicine, Dentistry, Pharmacy, Law Oxford and Cambridge

3 September 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…

MAP Guidance Interviews

10 September 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…

Guided Visit

13:30 - 15:30 17 September 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 Guidance Interviews

17 September 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…

Lovell Lecture

19:30 - 21:00 18 September 2014

Prof. Albert Zijlstra– Director, Jodrell Bank Centre for Astrophysics Planetary nebulae: reflections of the dying Sun The Sun will not live forever. Several billion years from now,…

Arthur Lewis Centenary Public Lecture and Mural Unveiling

18:30 - 20:00 23 September 2014

'The complex and changing world economy' by Professor Jim O'Neill world renowned Economist and Honorary Chair of Economics. Times and locations Unveiling of the Arthur Lewis Mural…

MAP Guidance Interviews

24 September 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…

MAP Personal Statement Drop Ins

25 September 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…

MAP Personal Statment Drop Ins

26 September 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…

Open Day

10:00 - 16:00 27 September 2014

A chance for students, parents and teachers to find out more about our undergraduate courses and visit the University and its facilities. Visitors can speak to staff and students, attend…

MAP Personal Statement Drop Ins

30 September 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…

MAP Personal Statement Drop Ins

1 October 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…

MAP Personal Statement Drop Ins

2 October 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…

Watch the Skies!

17:30 3 - 17:30 4 October 2014

A weekend not to be missed for sci-fi fans across the UK… Join us for outdoor interstellar cinema against the backdrop of the Lovell telescope. Watch the Skies! will bring you to…

John Hegley - English performance poet, comedian, musician and songwriter

20:00 - 22:00 4 October 2014

To celebrate his French roots and the early music tradition of the University’s music undergraduates, poet and performer John Hegley will perform pieces inspired by the grumpy, but…

Undergraduate Open Day

10:00 - 16:00 4 October 2014

A chance for students, parents and teachers to find out more about our undergraduate courses and visit the University and its facilities. Visitors can speak to staff and students, attend…

WW1 Star Lecture (for schools): "British Propaganda and the First World War – Imagining a United Nation"

12:30 - 14:30 8 October 2014

A talk by for Y11 and Sixth Form students by Dr Chris Godden (Department of History) - part of the School of Arts, Languages and Cultures open lecture series "The Different Faces of…

MAP Interview skills for Medicine, Dentistry and Pharmacy and General Interview skills

11 October 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…

National Fungi Day

12:00 12 October 2014

Come and spend an afternoon at Jodrell Bank discovering our wonderful collection of Fungi around the arboretum! Local experts from the North West Fungi Group will be leading Fungi Forays…

Accommodation Tour

10:30 - 12:00 15 October 2014

Want to have a look at your potential future home? We run accommodation tours of some of our halls of residence on Wednesday mornings between October and March. Please arrive at the…

Guided Visit

13:30 - 15:30 15 October 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 Interview Skills Workshop

15 October 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…

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