Development opportunities

Your hub for all the essential ways you can make the most of your time at Manchester.

What makes Manchester great is the wealth of opportunities you have as a student. Here’s more information about the great initiatives we offer to help you make the most of your time here.

  • The Sustainability Challenge

    This is a one-hour, interactive, online activity that challenges you to think critically about sustainability in a real-world context and empowers you to take action on the issues that matter most to you.

    Take the Challenge: www.egc.manchester.ac.uk/sustainability

    For undergraduates this activity counts towards the Stellify Award.

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    Social Justice Challenge

    This one hour, interactive, online activity challenges you to think critically about social justice and invities you to explore themes like race, migration, homelessness, mental health, higher education and energy. 

    Take the Challenge: www.egc.manchester.ac.uk/socialjustice

    For undergraduates this activitiy counts towards the Stellify Award.

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    The Workplace Ethics Challenge

    Get to grips with ethical dilemmas in the workplace, whatever your career plans. No matter which Workplace Ethics Challenge option you choose, you will gain skills and experience that will improve your confidence and help you stand out in a crowded graduate job market.

    Take the Challenge: www.egc.manchester.ac.uk/workplace-ethics

    For undergraduates this activity counts towards the Stellify Award.

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    University College of Interdisciplinary Learning (UCIL)

    Our interdisciplinary course units give you the chance to study something new as part of your degree programme. They give you a unique opportunity to work with groups of students from different disciplines and will equip you with skills to enhance your employability.

    Try out one of our unique online units during Welcome; Trust and Security in a Digital World: From Fake News to Cybercriminal, Creating a Sustainable World

     http://www.college.manchester.ac.uk/aboutucil/testaunit/

     Sign up to take a UCIL unit this year:  http://www.college.manchester.ac.uk/

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    The Stellify award

    Make the most of your time at Manchester by volunteering in your local community, advocating for your peers and exploring the key challenges facing our society today.

    Find out more about the University’s most prestigious undergraduate award and how you can get involved: www.stellify.manchester.ac.uk/stellify-award