Just a list of all of Manchester’s Insta-famous students

How to slide into their DMs


Working in your local Subway never sounded so bleak when you hear your fellow students are making dollar-dollar bills at the snap of a selfie. If this doesn't make you want to swap out the sarnies for social media success, you'd be seriously missing out. With an average following of over 1k, these students will probably never have to work a day in their lives.

So here it is, just a list of four of Manchester's Insta-famous students to make you feel worse about yourself.

Freddie Pearson, University of Manchester

Instagram: 116k followers

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A first year university student who also has his own fitness blog. Freddie uses his platform to share his workout tips and change public perceptions about male mental health, from challenging online misconceptions to encouraging his following to adopt a positive outlook on life.

Raine Stephenson, Manchester Metropolitan University

Instagram: 38.7k followers

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With almost 40k followers, Raine posts photos of her outings across the country and abroad. Her content also includes outfit inspo that we all want to recreate. From Manchester to Bali, she makes us seriously envious of her travels. Raine is also friends with another Insta-famous name, @helenalowther (over 3k instagram followers) who both document their motives over their feeds.

Zahra Zahra, Manchester Metropolitan University

YouTube: 9k followers

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A second year Psychology student who shares what it is like being a Muslim girl through voicing her honest feelings towards wearing a hijab and how this makes her feel as a woman. Zahra continues to change the face of YouTube by diversifying the space in discussing taboo topics which circulate around her culture, making her an all round pleasure to watch.

Jess Ratchford, Manchester Metropolitan University

Instagram: 4k followers, YouTube: 18k followers

A 23-year-old beauty, fashion and lifestyle YouTuber. Jess is studying Business Management in Manchester alongside her successful YouTube channel. How does she do it???