Visiting Research Student Policy

This policy sets out the student and institutional obligations for visiting research students attending the University of Manchester for a period of no less than one calendar month and normally no more than 12 months. 

Our expectations of you under this policy:

As a Visiting Research Student you are required to apply through the normal application route and remain in attendance for the duration of your period of stay. This policy sets out your responsibilities as a Visiting Research Student. 

Your expectations of us under this policy:

This policy sets out the institutional obligations of allowing a Visiting Research student, registered at another institution, to come to Manchester to carry out some aspect of research relating to their programme. 


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Who to contact

Students should contact their Faculty/School Graduate Office in the first instance.