This page contains a round-up of the many useful guides for INTO Manchester students to help you with your studies. The guides include relevant websites to aid your research and knowledge.
We have also included a list of weblinks of general interest to international students that could benefit you during your time in the UK.
All links are checked regularly to ensure our information is accurate; however, if you notice any broken links let us know and we can update them.
Also, if you come across any useful and interesting websites on your travels around the world wide web, please feel free to email them to us firstname.lastname@example.org; we will check them out and add them to the site!
Guides for Your Subject: Learning English, International Foundation, International Diploma, Graduate Diploma
Study Links: Guides for Your Subject
A new Manchester INTO guide for those Studying General English outlining the resources available in the Library plus links to useful websites to help you further.
- There is also a guide for those Studying English (All Levels) with more resources to help those students studying English at a higher level.
International Diploma: Key Resources
A guide for students studying the International Diploma.
It outlines the information sources available to help you research for assignments, essays and presentations.
International Foundation: Key Resources
A guide for students studying the International Foundation: Humanities. A quick guide to the best places to search for information for your studies in areas such as politics and economics.
A guide for students studying the International Foundation: Science. A quick guide to the best places to search for information for your studies in areas such as science, covering biology, chemistry and physics as well as mathematics.
Graduate Diploma: Key Resources
A guide for students studying the Graduate Diploma. It outlines the key information sources, electronic and print-based to to help your research.
Guides to Using Electronic Resources
The Learning Centre gives you access to a wide range of electronic databases to help you find quality resources fast. You should be making use of these databases as part of your regular research for your studies. The following guide gives you an overview of the online tools available.
Online Resources to Help Your Study
Detailed guides for each resource are available on the E-Resources page.
Guides to Using the Learning Centre /Library
A round-up of guides to help you find material in the Learning Centre library, both in print and in electronic form.
- Guide To Learning Centre
- Finding a Book in the Learning Centre
- Making the Most of Your Library Card This is a short film.
- Finding a book This is a short film.
- Using Electronic/E-Books
Guides to Using the Computers/ Printers in the Learning Centre
A round-up of guides to help you use the computers, printers and photocopiers effectively in the Learning Centre.
Useful Websites for International Students
The British Council- Help and information for international students in the UK
UKCISA- the UK’s national advisory body for international students in the UK, or those thinking of coming to study here. Packed full of useful advice and information.
International Society – International students in Manchester can join and gain access to trips, advice, language teaching and much much more.
Visit Manchester – What’s on in Manchester, a great guide to the city you are living in.
Official Site and Social Media:
INTO Manchester – INTO Manchester’s website.
INTO Manchester Twitter – Our Twitter feed.
INTO Manchester Fan Page – Our Facebook fanpage.
INTO The University of Manchester – International Foundation in Partnership with The University of Manchester.
INTO Manchester Metropolitan University – International Foundation in Partnership with Manchester Metropolitan University.