After your graduation

Stay connected with the University after graduation

Your graduation doesn’t have to mean the end. When you graduate from the University, you’ll be joining a global network of 280,000 Manchester Metropolitan University alumni. 

We value the success of our graduates and look forward to welcoming you into our alumni community and hearing about your future successes.  

Alumni community

When you graduate from Manchester Met, you will gain access to exclusive discounts, news and events and have the opportunity to get involved in supporting future graduates. Activate your membership now and keep your details up to date to make the most of being part of the community. 

Activate your alumni membership

Your next steps

Whether you are looking for work, continuing with study, working for yourself or considering your options, we're here to help. We will continue to offer you graduate support and are dedicated to providing you with focused careers information, advice, events and opportunities, helping you to develop your skills and graduate career prospects. 

If you’re thinking of continuing your studies after you graduate, you can get an exclusive 20% discount* on postgraduate taught study at Manchester Met. You can also now apply for a postgraduate loan of up to £10,000 to help with funding. 

Award certificates

We will post your certificate and transcript to your correspondence address by the end of October. Please remember to update your address on the online registration system if you are moving. If you have not received your certificate and transcript within 3 months of your qualification being awarded, please email We will charge a certificate re-print fee of £45.00 and a transcript re-print fee of £15.00 for any notification of non-delivery received more than 4 months after your qualification has been awarded.

All other times of the year, certificates and transcripts are normally posted within 4–6 weeks of your qualification being awarded.

Alternatively, you can collect your certificate from the Student Hub, Business School at Manchester Campus during August. You will need to tell us that you are doing this by selecting this option in the Graduation online registration system.

* Terms and conditions apply