Additional information

Programme overview and term dates

The BMidwif programme overview (PDF) details your theory, practice and holiday dates for the academic year.

Reading list and resources

During your midwifery course, you will be expected to develop your knowledge through extensive reading and individual study.

We recommend completing some of the reading list before commencing the course: Reading list (PDF)

Ordering your uniform

You will be invited onto campus during the first weeks for a uniform fitting. You will receive an invite via email with a specific date/time, so please look out for this in due course.

Optional Welcome week activities

You can further prepare for starting the BMidwif course by carrying out some or all of these optional activities during Welcome week (PDF).

Pre-arrival coffee morning event for students living at home

The School of Health Sciences will runs a pre-arrival coffee morning event for students who live at home or commute to campus.

The event aims to help you make contact with peers and gain support with issues relating to living off-campus. We will share further information and event details here once finalised. Please check back again soon.

You may also wish to visit the Students Union's resources for students who live at home: Living at home students

Peer assisted study - a guide by students

The peer-assisted study sessions (PASS) are a student-led initiative for first-years to attend. Attendance is mandatory.

The Introduction to PASS leaflet (PDF) provides useful information about the scheme, top tips from other students, and details of societies, activities and events to get involved in during your time in Manchester.

Professional conduct

Guidance on professional conduct for Nursing and Midwifery students

Learning Support Fund

Details of NHS financial support available for healthcare students can be found at the NHS website.