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Make yourself at home

Set in a spacious locale, Kincardine Court is just a 4 minute walk from the University of Manchester and not much further to MMU and so is ideal for students studying at either university. The local shops and amenities are not far at all, you can reach everything in just under ten minutes and being in a student area, socialising is easy and parks are dotted around for leisure.
Here you'll find plenty of information on what you'll find in your new home and the surrounding area, as well as important information on check-in day, specific to your property.

What you will find in your flat


  • At least one oven with four hobs (depending on how many people are sharing the flat)
  • At least one cupboard per person
  • At least one fridge freezer
  • Microwave
  • Rubbish bin and recycling box
  • Sofa(s)
  • Breakfast bar
  • Stools
  • Ventilation system
  • Armchairs


  • Beds are singles
  • Desk with drawers
  • Chair
  • Wardrobe
  • Mirror
  • Shelving
  • Bedside table
  • Under bed storage
  • Noticeboard


  • Shower pod
  • Shower curtains in some rooms
  • Shaving point
  • Washbasin
  • Mirror
  • Toilet
  • Toilet roll holder
  • Vanity lights in some rooms
  • Shelf


  • Vacuum cleaner
  • Mop and  bucket
  • Dustpan and brush

Facilities at Kincardine Court

Our friendly reception will be open 10am - 6pm Monday - Friday.
Common Room
The common room includes TV, sofas, table tennis, two study rooms and whiteboard. Free printing and a vending machine also included.
Laundry Facilities
The laundry room is next to reception. Machines are operated through the MyUnite app.
Outside Space
There is a courtyard space with benches and tables.
40 spaces are available. Charges will apply.
Bike Storage
Bike storage is available at Kincardine Court – if you are planning on bringing your bike then please remember to bring your own bike lock.
Recycling facilities are available at Kincardine Court.
Fire Test Day
Fire alarms are fitted throughout the property. Your fire alarm test day is Tuesday between 10:30am - 11am. Your fire assembly point is located on Kincardine Road. 
Key Type
You will receive a key and key card on arrival at the property, which you can use to access your room and communal areas.
Our Emergency Contact Centre is open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Just call 0300 303 1611 for assistance.

Information for check-in day at Kincardine Court

Where do I collect my key? 

You will need to go to Reception to check-in. Once you have checked in you will receive your key in the form of a key and key card.

Where can I park and unload my car? 

Car parking will be available within our secure gates at the back of Kincardine Court for up to 2 hours.

Where is Kincardine Court?

Kincardine Court
Kincardine Road
M13 9JA


When can I move in?

You can move in at any point between the start of your tenancy and up to four weeks later. Got an Android or iOS phone? Tell us when you plan to arrive in the free MyUnite app.
Download the app, select Check-in day from the main menu, and choose your preferred date and time. Not sure when your tenancy starts? Your start date is displayed in the app as you go through this process.
Need to change your arrival date or time? Just go back to the app and edit your choices. And don't worry if you get delayed on moving day, we’ll get you settled whenever you arrive.

Getting online

Get online as soon as you arrive by registering for your Wi-Fi before you get there.

Checking in guide

You can find all the essential information you need for checking in here.

Download the app

From maintenance requests to laundry machines, there's plenty you can do with the MyUnite App.

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