Guidance for all students who are seeking a transfer, including those who have to pursue this through Recruitment and Admissions.
All transfers between courses for overseas students who have a financial sponsor, will always be dealt with by Recruitment and Admissions as an admission to the new course.
These guidelines are intended to provide information on the process relating to the transfer of courses where:
Note: Where a student record is still provisional (PR), any transfer should be dealt with via admissions; this is also the case where the transfer is at the same or lower academic level than the current course (with the exception of point 2 above).
It is expected that students would have made initial contact with the programme leader (or equivalent).
Students should have:
It is essential that students considering transfer of course seek appropriate advice and guidance.
You will need to contact a member of the Admissions team
Existing and Returning Students
Transfer of Course form available from any Student Hub
Contact the new Programme / Subject Leader to arrange a meeting
Transfer of Course form is available from any Student Hub or can be downloaded here: Transfer of course form
Please contact the Direct Admissions Team on e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or phone 0161 247 2966
This can be handed into any Student HUB
In writing from the Programmes Office 5-10 working days after submission
The decision of the Programme Leader / Subject Leader / Head of Department or School is final.
Your confirmation letter will include appropriate contact details; however, you should receive an email via your MMU email address with relevant information.
If this is not the case you will need to contact the Programmes Office in the Faculty esponsible for the new course.
If you received an unconditional offer your timetable / Moodle access should have been updated by the time you receive your confirmation letter. If this is not the case you will need to contact the Programmes Office as identified in your letter.
If you received an conditional offer your timetable / Moodle access will be amended upon confirmation that your conditions have been met.