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Student journey webinars

This series of events aims to provide information, advice and guidance to students, parents, teachers, and advisors going through the UCAS application process.

The sessions will provide general information and advice as well as guidance specific to The University of Manchester.

The sessions will be held live online at 4pm (UK time) every Tuesday throughout October and November. They will also be recorded and made available to view on demand.

Please register to attend any of the upcoming sessions.

On demand

Choosing the right course: Biology-related programmes

Date recorded: Tuesday 6 October

Duration: 30:41

About this webinar

Are you interested in studying a biology-related degree such as biology, biomedical science, pharmacology, or genetics?

This webinar will:

  • Introduce the type of courses available at UK universities;
  • Highlight the options that you should be considering in order to find the right course for you;
  • Give you an opportunity to ask any questions you have.

>> Find out more about our biology related programmes.

All information was correct at the time of recording.

Choosing the right course: Healthcare programmes

Date recorded: Tuesday 13 October

Duration: 26:32

About this webinar

Are you interested in studying a health-related degree such as Nursing, Pharmacy or Psychology?

This webinar will:

  • Introduce the type of courses available at UK universities;
  • Highlight the options that you should be considering in order to find the right course for you;
  • Give you an opportunity to ask any questions you have.

>> Find out more about our healthcare programmes.

All information was correct at the time of recording.

Subject information: University of Manchester Biology and Healthcare course requirements

Date recorded: Tuesday 20 October

Duration: 34:53

About this webinar

Once you have chosen the subject you would like to study at university, you should explore the different entry requirements for each course and university.

This webinar will:

  • Explain these entry requirements and the application process;
  • Provide advice on preparing your own application;
  • Be run by expert representatives from the Faculty of Biology, Medicine and Health;
  • Give you an opportunity to ask any questions you have.

All information was correct at the time of recording.

Upcoming sessions

Parent guide: Supporting young people through their UCAS application

Parents and daughter sat at a computer.

Date: Tuesday 27 October

Applying to university can be a stressful and confusing experience for both the applicant and their family.

This webinar will:

  • Demystify the application process and provide practical tips and advice for parents and guardians;
  • Help you to support your child to make the right decision for their studies and their future career;
  • Be run by expert representatives from the Faculty of Biology, Medicine and Health;
  • Give you an opportunity to ask any questions you have.

>> Register now

 

Careers in Healthcare

A female nurse giving a girl an injection in her arm.

Date: Tuesday 3 November

Do you aspire to enter into a career in healthcare after university?

This webinar will:

  • Outline the career options available from a variety of biology, medicine and health-related degrees;
  • Show the ways in which you can develop your employability whilst at university;
  • Give you an opportunity to ask any questions you have.

>> Register now

 

Careers in Bioscience

Marine biologist analysing a seaweed sample.

Date: Tuesday 10 November

Do you aspire to enter into a career in the biosciences after university?

This webinar will:

  • Outline the career options available from a variety of biology, medicine and health-related degrees;
  • Show the ways in which you can develop your employability whilst at university;
  • Give you an opportunity to ask any questions you have.

>> Register now

 

Preparing for Multiple Mini Interview and online interviews

A male potential student having an online interview.

Date: Tuesday 17 November

Depending on the courses that you have applied to, you may be invited to take part in an interview. A common type of interview for medicine and dentistry courses is the Multiple Mini Interview (MMI). You may also find your interview is held online this year.

This webinar will:

  • Explain how you can prepare for your interview and ensure your best possible performance on the day.
  • Have a particular focus on the Multiple Mini Interview (MMI) format that is common for Medicine and Dentistry courses;
  • Discuss how many interviews are being conducted this year in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.

>> Register now