Welcome information and timetables

We’re really looking forward to welcoming you to study at The University of Manchester.

Before you arrive please refer to Get Ready for Manchester for information on everything you will need to prepare for the start of your degree.

During arrival, welcome and induction, there will be many different kinds of activities organised by your department, the School of Arts, Languages and Cultures, the University and the Students’ Union that will help you to get to know people and settle in. There are lots of important talks and events that you will need to attend.

You should also read your Welcome guide.

Welcome timetable

Make sure you familiarise yourself with your course Welcome timetable.

You should also frequently check Blackboard and your University email address for the latest information and accessible Welcome timetables.

It is expected that students will attend all of their course's induction events.

University-level Welcome events can be booked onto by following the link at the bottom of this page. Please ensure that any events you book onto don't clash with any course-specific induction events.