International Foundation Programme
A warm welcome to all our new students arriving at The University of Manchester.
This website will guide you through the next steps of the entry process to help you achieve a smooth transition into student life.
You will find key information about what to do before you arrive in Manchester and also what to expect in your first week here.
You should also read the programme handbook (PDF, 1MB).
Information for new students
See important information on registering as a student, finance, accommodation and more.
Travel and visas
Information for students arriving in the UK from overseas, including visas, getting to Manchester and healthcare.
Documents you should read before arriving in Manchester.
Information about the first week of the programme (week beginning 4 January 2021).
How your course will be delivered
See how we will deliver your course while COVID-19 restrictions are in place.
Completing your UCAS application
Guidance on completing your application to our Medicine and Dentistry undergraduate programmes by the 15 January deadline.
Find out how to seek support with your studies.
Frequently asked questions
See answers to frequently asked questions about the International Foundation Programme.
Tom Allanson (Foundation Year Administrative Assistant)
Medicine Admissions team
Dentistry Admissions team