Welcome information and timetables

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

Before you arrive, make sure you read all about the actions you need to take to get ready to start your degree.

You can also familiarise yourself with our postgraduate student intranet. Here, you will find your course handbook, guidance, rules, and other information for your course.

Your Welcome letter will be posted here when available.

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 Welcome and induction events.

Sociology courses

  • Sociological Research MSc
  • Sociology MA