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University of Manchester

About the Program

The University of Manchester is among the top universities in the world and has an international reputation for its research. They are consistently placed amongst the top universities in the United Kingdom. The University has almost 4,000 academic and research staff, many with international reputations in their subjects, providing you with a stimulating learning environment and the highest standard of teaching. In Manchester you can experience some of the best in contemporary and classic art and theatre, as well as exciting museum exhibitions at the University's Whitworth Art Gallery, Contact Theatre and Manchester Museum. Manchester is considered England's second city after London, with much lower living costs than the capital. It is one of Britain's liveliest and most multicultural cities, buzzing with events, cinemas, exhibitions, clubs and bars that cater for every taste and background. It offers a vibrant world with which to engage during your study abroad experience.

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Course Information

Location Manchester, England
Language of Instruction English
Language Proficiency N/A
Program Type Exchange: Students select courses offered by partner institution
Program Dates Fall, Spring, Academic Year
Living Arrangements Independent Arrangement

Eligibility

GPA 3.0
Other Requirements Life Sciences Studies Only
Application Deadline March 1 for Fall/Academic Year Admission; October 1 for Spring Admission
Candidates may be interviewed to determine their qualifications for participating and representing Stony Brook University abroad.

Program Cost

Application Fee $60
Tuition Rate $3,085 per semester for NY residents; $9,795 per semester for non-residents
Program Fee $750 per semester
Administrative Fee $200 (non-refundable)
International Health Insurance $55 per month approximately
Other Fees

$6,000-$7,500 (approximately; Students pay room, board, books, transportation and other university fees directly to overseas university)

Travel Costs

$1,486-$1,886 (approximately; Students are responsible for their travel arrangements including airfare, visa costs)

Costs are estimates for planning purposes of the student and are subject to change at any point.

Housing arrangements are coordinated directly with the partner university. Cost will vary depending on accommodation types and personal preference.

Cost Comparison: The average cost for a full time Stony Brook Student including tuition, insurance, housing, and meal plan is approximately $10,445 in-state and $15,735 out-of-state.

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Grades earned in an exchange program WILL NOT calculate towards the cumulative GPA for SBU students.

Non-SBU students must contact their home university regarding their grade and credit transfer policy.

Links and Resources

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Contact Information

Jeanine Guilbeault-Leite
Exchange Advisor
International Academic Programs
Stony Brook University
E1340 Melville Library
Stony Brook, N.Y. 11794-3397
Tel: (631) 632-7030
Fax: (631) 632-1396
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