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University of Manchester (UoM) — public non-profit university. It is located in Manchester, United Kingdom. UoM is working closely with European University Association (EUA), N8 Group, The Russell Group, Universities UK, North West Universities Association.
According to QS International University Ranking, the institution is number 32 in the world — which makes it one of the most desirable destinations for students. The educational institution is in 54 position of Times Higher Education World University Ranking (THE).
UoM does research in different fields of study and offers bachelor, master and doctorate programs.
At UoM, the academic calendar is divided into two semesters. However, tuition fees are calculated per year. Tuition fees at UoM for local citizens starts from 3,622 USD per year. For international students, the cost of study differs — from 6,339 USD. The educational institution helps students financially with the help of scholarships and financial aid. They are available to local and international students. Check the university website for up-to-date information on prices and available scholarships.
Also, be prepared for additional expenses: accommodation, transportation, study materials, meals and personal expenses.
Study programs at UoM
Agriculture & Forestry
BSc Zoology with Industrial/Professional Experience
ExamsCAE, IELTS, PTE, SAT, TOEFL, IB
Agriculture & Forestry
International Foundation in Biosciences - Life Sciences
It is not possible to enter an undergraduate program at UoM after the 11th grade. In United Kingdom, school education lasts longer than 11 years, so applicants need to complete one of the preparatory programs (A-Levels, IB, Foundation, etc.), or study for a year at a university in their home country. Before submitting documents to the university, applicants take an English language exam. The university accepts the results of IELTS, PTE or TOEFL. The minimum TOEFL score is 80. The IELTS score is not lower than 5. Applicants will need a subject exam — SAT or A-Level. Upon admission, an IB diploma is accepted. At UoM,you can also get a bachelor's degree remotely.
Master's degree at UoM
The admission committee of the university takes into account the previous academic performance of the student. In order to enroll at UoM for a master's program, you will have to confirm knowledge of the English language. You can do this by passing the exam — IELTS, PTE or TOEFL. The minimum TOEFL score for admission is 88. IELTS — 6 or higher. There is an opportunity for admission to online master's programs at UoM.
Doctorate degree at UoM
If you decide to pursue a career in science and enroll in a doctoral program, you must pass the language exam — IELTS, PTE, TOEFL or CAE. For enrollment, you need to pass IELTS with 6 points. The minimum score for TOEFL is 90.
The campus of UoM is urban. This means that students study closely to the sights and the entire recreational infrastructure of the city. This type of campus gives students more options for internships and part-time jobs. During the period of study, students can use the university library, where they can do homework and write scientific papers. Not only locals study at UoM, but also students from other countries. This is a unique opportunity to get in touch with the culture of other countries, meet representatives of different nationalities and make friends around the world.
After graduation from the university, students can stay in the country for 1 year. To do this, you need to extend your student visa or apply for a job seeker visa. UoM graduates find jobs quickly, partly because the university has a good reputation among employers according to the QS World University Rankings. We talk about other options for immigration in our article.