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    Student Housing in Manchester
    Located in the northwest of England, Manchester is one of the most youthful and diverse cities in the UK. Each year sees a large intake of students from other parts of the world which is a major contributor to its diversity. This is why most students end up looking for private accommodation off-campus – from shared apartments to purpose-built student accommodations. Most of these residences offer amenities to students like gaming rooms, private dining rooms, multimedia lounges, fitness centres, and much more.

    University Living is an AI and tech-enabled platform that allows students pursuing higher studies abroad to book off-campus accommodation in Manchester. Students can compare and filter their choice of accommodation based on their preference, whether single or sharing. Currently, University Living has a global presence with more than 1 million beds in 210+ cities across the world. Apart from accommodation, they also offer various value-added services for a smooth and seamless transition into university life.

    Introducing Manchester
    Manchester is most famous for its football teams, but there is more to it than that. Rightly called England’s northern capital, the city with its vibrant nightlife and excellent restaurants is a heaven for travelers. Sip on some cocktails along the canal or catch a gig at one of the theatres, Manchester has you covered. In the heart of the city centre stands the grand and Victorian Manchester Town Hall which is one of the finest examples of Neo-Gothic architecture in the UK.

    Manchester Delights
    Manchester has something for everyone, as it is jam-packed with unique and eclectic restaurants, bars, shops, and places to visit whilst the surrounding Greater Manchester is just a short ride away. There you can take in all that the borough has to offer, with loads of visitor experiences including quaint market towns, traditional pubs, and lush green spaces and waterways that are a delight to be explored on foot or bike. Manchester Museum plays host to a variety of interesting exhibitions whereas the Whitworth Art Gallery showcases a variety of high-profile exhibitions.

    Student life in Manchester
    If you’ve chosen Manchester for your year abroad, you’ll be glad to know that you have nothing to worry about when it comes to being new to the city. With exceptionally great transport links that connect the city, traveling around and exploring your surroundings will be a breeze. Whether you plan on sharing a studio apartment with your friends or want to stay in a student accommodation close to the university campus, there are plenty of options to choose from. Most property providers offer various onsite amenities, so the students can have an unforgettable university experience.

    Universities in Manchester
    Apart from being popular for its football team, Manchester is also home to three important universities – the University of Manchester, Manchester Metropolitan University, and the University of Salford. Situated in the heart of the city centre, the University of Manchester is part of the prestigious Russell Group of universities which is why it is one of the most preferred choices for students. Manchester Metropolitan University is one of the largest universities in the UK and it offers a range of graduate and post-graduate courses. Established in 1967, the University of Salford is now one of the leading institutions for higher education and research.

    Frequently Asked Questions

    How can I rent student accommodation in Manchester?
    You can book your home away from home in 3 easy steps: 1. Select your favourite accommodation 2. Pay the security deposit if required 3. Booking confirmed In all these steps you will be provided free guidance from our experienced team.

    What are the different types of student accommodation in Manchester?
    University Living offers purpose-built student accommodation (PBSA) close to various universities with fewer restrictions and more options, so the students can enjoy a comfortable duration of stay. You can pick from shared and private rooms, studios, and apartments. We also provide short-term stays for students in summer school and exchange programmes.

    What are the different types of student rooms in Manchester?
    The major room types are: Sharing: This is where 2 or more students share a single room, washroom, kitchen, and other communal spaces. En-suite/Private: This includes a private bedroom and bathroom, while the kitchen and living areas are shared. Studios: This is a self-contained unit with a bedroom and cooking space along with a private washroom. Two students may book a single studio together, subject to the policies of the accommodation provider.

    Are the bills included in the rent?
    This depends on the accommodation you choose, but most of our student properties in Manchester have bills included, so you don’t have to worry about paying for anything else. The bills include Wi-Fi, water, gas, electricity, and other facilities such as a fitness centre, games room, outdoor courtyard, laundry room, and other communal spaces.

    Can I view my student apartment in Manchester before booking?
    Yes. If you want to view your accommodation before booking it, get in touch with our accommodation experts, and we will arrange a virtual tour for you.

    Can I pay my student accommodation rent in instalments in Manchester?
    Yes. You can pay your rent in easy instalments via numerous modes including bank transfer or your debit/credit card.

    What if I don’t like my accommodation after moving in?
    We try our best to find accommodation that meets all your needs and preferences. If you still don’t like your accommodation due to unforeseen circumstances, we will try our best to replace your room within 30 days for a one-time fee of £250.

    How do I know my student accommodation in Manchester is safe?
    All properties listed by University Living are personally verified by the team or their representatives. Each student accommodation has modern safety measures in place, including CCTV, secure door entries, restricted access, and more.