University Officers' Training Corps

Manchester and Salford UOTC


Manchester and Salford UOTC (MSUOTC) recruits from universities right across the local area. We are a part of the North West Officer Training Regiment (NWOTR).

Below lists which universities we recruit from and how to join us during your university's Freshers' week.  


Freshers'/Recruitment Fair 2018

Come and find us at your university’s Freshers' Fair! We will be at the following universities on these dates:


  • University of Manchester – 18th, 19th and 20th –Students Union Recruitment Fair outside
  • MMU – 18th, 19th and 20th – Students Union Recruitment Fair outside
  • Salford – 21st – Students Union Recruitment Fair inside

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Open Evenings 2018

In addition to Freshers' Fairs, you can also come along to our Open Day, where you can meet staff and current students.

Our open day will take place on 25th September. This will be held at our base.


Our location

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Selection Event 2018

To join MSUOTC, you will need to attend our Selection Event, here we will assess your suitability to join our unit. This will include leadership tasks and interviews. Travel and food will be provided. This will take place on 29th September, leaving from our base at 0900 and returing at 2100.

There is no need to be nervous, we are looking for potential leaders, not the finished article.


Application Form


Medical Days 2018

After the Selection Event, you will need to complete an Army Medical to make sure you are physically and mentally fit to join. You will need to attend one of these dates:


  • 6th, 7th or 14th

You will be given more details at the selection event.

3 steps to join

  1. Step 1

    Find us at a Fresher's fair or come to an Opening Evening and get an Application Form

  2. Step 2

    Attend the Selection Event and Medical

  3. Step 3

    Start training!

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