Please contact your tutor or programme lead of your current course to discuss this first. The University has academic study skills support available to support you during your studies that may help you if you are experiencing difficulties with your current course. 
Transfers to certain courses is not possible (e.g. Nursing). Please check that the course you are thinking of transferring to allows transfers, is suitable and there is a space for you on your preferred new course with the Programme Leader. 
Once you have spoken with the new Programme Leader and have their agreement, please complete this Transfer Request Form (Please open in Google Chrome on a PC or laptop and allow a minute for the correct form to load).  Transfer requests will be actioned within three weeks as they require approval from the Programme Leader.  You will receive an email from the Student Records Operations Team once the process has been completed.  

The link to the undergraduate and postgraduate taught student transfer, suspension and withdrawal procedure can be found here: Microsoft Word - Transfer Suspension and Withdrawal Procedure 2022:2023.docx (
The Man Met Students Union Advice Centre is able to provide you with specialist, student-centred advice that is free and totally independent


If you are an international student, your course transfer may not be possible under the conditions of your current visa. You should seek advice from before proceeding with a course transfer request. More information regarding changes of circumstance for international students can be found here: