Admissions process

Non-standard students - The University of Manchester staff members, members of the public, and The University of Manchester alumni - must complete a Right to Study check.


  • It is essential that you complete this check by Wednesday 4th September as this is a Home Office requirement. Studying cannot commence until this check is complete.
  • You must complete this check for each new application- even if you have previously completed the check you must complete it again for this academic year.
  • For visa information, please visit our Student Support website.

You will receive an email inviting you to complete the check automatically from

Please complete this as soon as possible and if you experience any problems, please contact

If you have any questions about this process, please don't hesitate to contact and we will be happy to help.

Please read our instructions on completing the check.