Medicine MBChB (5 years)
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 weeks on the programme.
Online teaching update
In response to an increase in the COVID-19 infection rate in Manchester and in line with our commitment to protect the health and wellbeing of our students, staff and the wider community, the University is increasing the level of online learning from Wednesday, 7 October 2020.
Your programme team will let you know how this affects your particular course. Please contact them with any questions.
Getting started on the MBChB programme
See information about the programme induction, including Essential Skills activities.
See important information on registering as a student, finance, accommodation and more.
Handbooks, student agreement and hospital allocation policies.
Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) checks
A condition of your entry onto the MBChB course is for an enhanced DBS check to take place.
Frequently asked questions
When will I start dissection? I have a disability. Who do I need to inform? Frequently asked questions answered.
Peer mentoring social support network for students.
Student representation, societies and social life
Log on to 1 Med Buzz from 1 September and find out more.
Support and advice on issues affecting your student life.
Year 1 and 2 Administrator
Tel: +44 (0)161 275 7201
Year 1 and 2 Assistant
Tel: +44 (0)161 275 5292