Pre-Arrival & First Day

at EC Manchester

Contact Information

Address: EC Manchester 17-21 Boulton House, Chorlton Street, Manchester, M1 3HY, UK

School Opening Hours
Monday to Friday: 09:00 - 17:00

Phone Monday to Friday, 8:30 – 17:00
+44 (0) 161 233 1000

Taxi Emergencies: +44 (0) 7799693566

Other Emergencies: +44 (0) 7474460908 – phone or Whatsapp


Welcome to EC!

Before Leaving Your Country

Arrival at Airport

Arrival at EC Accommodation


What should I expect at my EC accommodation?
We offer both homestay and student residence accommodation.

What should I do on the Sunday before school starts?
Now is a good time to take MyEC English Online Test if you have not already. It is important to complete this test before you start school on Monday.

Your First Day at School



We will be providing the timetable during and after the Virtual Induction the Friday before the classes start.

This is a sample timetable, times may change and are not guaranteed. All class times also include a minimum of a 10 min break, taken at staggered times in the lessons. 

Frequently Asked Questions