You will find instructions and help throughout the form. You can save and return to your Masters application as many times as you like before submitting, but your application will expire after 28 days of inactivity. We will email you to remind you before this happens.
If you have any questions or concerns regarding your application to The University of Manchester, first read our guidance notes on the online application process.
If you are unable to find the answer to your question in the guidance notes, please contact us:
Tel: +44(0) 161 306 9219
Please ensure you have all your supporting documents scanned and ready to upload.
You will need the following:
- Copies (not originals) of Degree Certificates and official academic transcripts of previous study. If these are in a language other than English, please provide an official translation.
- Copies (not originals) of any English Language Certification eg. IELTS, TOEFL or PEARSON (if applicable).
- Two reference letters. These must be from your most recent place of study and/or employment, on letter headed paper, be signed and dated.
In order to consider your application, we require your academic transcripts. If you have not yet received your final degree result or certificate at the time of application, please provide a copy of your academic transcripts to date.
You can scan and email your English language qualification and reference letters to:
firstname.lastname@example.org after you have submitted your online application if you do not have them when you are applying.
Our MSc programmes commence in September. We accept applications for Postgraduate Taught study throughout the year up to the end of June before your intended start date.
For overseas students we advise you to apply at least three months before you intend to start your studies in the UK in order to allow enough time to process your application and apply for a visa.
If you require any further information about the application process please email: