University of Manchester: 0161 306 6000

Contact the University of Manchester (UoM) by calling their main general enquiries number 0161 306 6000 to discuss an application to a degree course, for careers advice, to book a place at an undergraduate open day over the phone and to ask how to access the library as an alumni member.


UoM General Enquiries – 0161 306 6000

Call the University of Manchester general enquiries number 0161 306 6000 to contact a representative with any questions about the admissions process for both undergraduate and postgraduate degree courses. If you are still deciding whether to apply to the university then you can also use this number to book a place at an open day or to order a prospectus to your home address. As both alumni and members of the public are able to access one the university library and can apply for a day pass to do so. You should therefore get in touch to ask for the opening times for each of UoM’s libraries, as only the Alan Gilbert learning commons is open on a 24-hour basis.

You should also contact a representative from the University of Manchester to enquire about term dates if you are unsure if you will be in the city when a course officially begins. As the university employs a large body of staff, you may wish to get in touch for the contact details for the particular department relevant to a specific job advert. Alternatively, you can enquire about the status of an existing job application on this number. Prospective students will rightfully wish to sort out their university accommodation prior to the commencement of their course and can use this number for a list of the halls of residence available throughout the city but may be have to call the accommodation office number for more detailed enquiries 0161 275 2888.


University of Manchester Call Costs

As the University uses a local Manchester number, you will only be charged the standard per-minute rate as any other geographic call made from a UK landline or mobile phone. However, UoM may be free to contact if your landline deal includes free calls to local rate numbers or if you have inclusive free minutes as part of your mobile tariff agreement.


University of Manchester Phone Numbers

University of Manchester Helpline UK Contact Number
Switchboard 0161 306 6000
Careers Service 0161 275 2828
Accommodation Office 0161 275 2888


Visit the University

Sometimes the best way to decide whether a university is best for you is to visit it yourself, and you can find the full postal address for the UoM main campus listed below. A university representative will be able to provide city maps that list the location of each department, library or teaching building when you arrive in person.

The University of Manchester
Oxford Road
M13 9PL
United Kingdom.