University News

Salford Uni students nominated for Foster's best newcomer at Edinburgh Fringe

Thursday 28 August 2014

Four students who formed a sketch group after meeting at the University of Salford have received a nomination for the prestigious Foster’s Newcomer Award at this year’s Edinburgh Fringe Festival.

Salford journalist lands dream TV job - 7000 miles away

Thursday 28 August 2014

Salford graduate, Sophie Dulson, has started her dream job in the media - on the other side of the world.

University of Salford wins Social Enterprise Mark

Thursday 28 August 2014


The University of Salford’s work to support sustainability and ethical business has been recognised with the award of the Social Enterprise Mark.

New Head of the School of the Built Environment

Friday 15 August 2014

Professor Hisham Elkadi joins the University today as the new Head of the School of the Built Environment (SoBE).  

Manchester United’s Class of ’92 and Salford City FC agree unique partnership with University of Salford

Friday 8 August 2014

The Class of ’92 and the University of Salford have agreed a partnership which will see students and academics heavily involved in the development of Salford City FC, the Old Trafford Supporters’ Club and Hotel Football.

Scholarship to offer physiotherapists elite sport experience

Friday 1 August 2014

Chartered Physiotherapists are being offered the unique opportunity to complete a fully-funded MSc in Sports Injury Rehabilitation whilst working at the highest level in British TaeKwonDo, thanks to a partnership between the University of Salford, Great Britain TaeKwonDo (GB TKD) and the English Institute of Sport (EIS).

University agrees unique commercial property research partnership with Bruntwood

Wednesday 30 July 2014

The University of Salford and property company Bruntwood have joined forces to develop the next-generation of environmentally sustainable and cost-effective office buildings, placing the health and wellbeing of employees and sustainability at the heart of modern business environments.


Fashion graduate needs your vote!

Monday 28 July 2014

2014 Fashion Design graduate, Leanne Hardacre, 21, is currently in Beijing competing against 11 of the most talented young fashion designers in the world to win the izzue x Tsinghua Fashion Design Award 2014.

Destination China for Salford's next business generation

Thursday 24 July 2014

Seven business-minded students arrived in China today (24 July) thanks to a new Salford-China internship program run in partnership between the University of Salford, Salford City Council and global internship provider, CRCC Asia.

Manchester United legend Gary Neville honoured by University of Salford

Friday 18 July 2014

Manchester United and England legend Gary Neville added a non-footballing title to his impressive list of honours today (Friday 18 July) when he was awarded an honorary doctorate by the University of Salford.

Mum’s the word at University of Salford graduation

Wednesday 16 July 2014

A mother and daughter graduated together yesterday (15 July) at the same University of Salford ceremony and in the same subject.

Salford Business School wins award for free online training course that helps SMEs export

Monday 7 July 2014

More than 300 small and medium-sized business (SMEs) have been helped to develop business overseas by using a free online training course created by students at Salford Business School.

University of Salford researchers call for Iran-Iraq water treaty

Monday 7 July 2014

University of Salford academics have published a study which shows that the flow of fresh water to Iraq via the Diyala River has been depleted by man-made regulation at its source in Iran, and have called for a treaty to protect Iraq's water supply.

Learn to run like a top athlete at 3D running clinic

Tuesday 17 June 2014

Last week running clubs from across Greater Manchester were treated to a free demonstration of the University of Salford’s 3D running clinic - one of only five in the world.

Winners celebrated at 2014 Salford Business Awards

Friday 6 June 2014

The winners of the 2014 Salford Business Awards sponsored by TalkTalk Technology were announced during last night’s (Thursday 5th June) ceremony at the AJ Bell Stadium, with JMC IT being crowned large business of the year and Oakwood Engineering named small business of the year.