Manchester is the home of UK football. The first professional football league in the world was set up at the Royal Hotel in Manchester, and the city hosts a wealth of football talent. Watch out for their premier league teams, Manchester City and Manchester United!
Manchester describes itself as an educational superpower and is the first-class area for higher education. The city is home to four major universities - the University of Bolton, the University of Salford, the University of Manchester and Manchester Metropolitan University. Understandably, Manchester has a large student population and the community is diverse. You can meet other students from all over the world and with a broad variety of academic interests. There are plenty of options for student housing in Manchester. Prices vary from £80-125 per week.