School of
Health Sciences

The School of Health Sciences offers a diverse range of courses designed to develop the knowledge and skills you need to excel in the field. We aim to develop talented and committed professionals to make a difference in the real world.

To ensure your learning is always at the cutting edge of practice all our courses are informed by the latest research and you’ll have access to some of the best facilities in the country.

By working closely with public and private sector organisations our placement opportunities will help you:

  • Develop your practical skills and confidence in a real world setting
  • Make contacts in industry
  • Maximise your employability prospects

Our Student Occupational Health Department provides an assessment of your health and fitness to practice prior to and during your chosen course. Student Occupational Health»

Students will have to undertake a Disclosure and Barring Service check if they engage in regulated activity on placement.

Undergraduate Courses

A comprehensive range of undergraduate courses that benefit from leading facilities, practical learning opportunities and frontline placements make the University of Salford an excellent choice for those looking to forge a career in health and social care.

Postgraduate Taught Courses

The School of Health Sciences is home to over 280 healthcare experts. Our postgraduate tuition is research led and offers a broad range of options for practitioners looking to develop specialist clinical and management skills.

Research excellence

Our Centre for Health Sciences Research underpins our teaching and learning, ensuring you reach your full potential and remain at the forefront of innovation.