As we mentioned above, Manchester is a student city! This also makes it student friendly. The majority of places around Manchester will offer student discounts if you have your college ID card with you. Most importantly, it’s not a bad place to live whilst you’re with your homestay family! If you’re looking for a vibrant, exciting city without London prices, Manchester is the city for you.
With over 99,000 students studying here across the colleges and universities (an estimated 19,000 international students) you won’t feel like a fish out of water if this is your first time in Manchester.