University News

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.

Salford Business School receives Small Business Charter Award at 10 Downing Street

Thursday 5 June 2014

Salford Business School is celebrating after receiving the Small Business Charter Award today (Thursday 5 June) at a special ceremony at 10 Downing Street, in recognition of the role it has played in helping to kick-start British enterprise.

University hosting Refugee Week event

Thursday 5 June 2014

Honour-based violence, forced marriage and female genital mutilation are among the topics that will come under discussion at a free event hosted by the University of Salford during Refugee Week.

2014 Salford Business Awards finalists announced

Friday 30 May 2014

Software outsourcing specialist Bright Future; Lanes Group, the largest independent supplier of specialist underground pipeline and utility services in the UK; and Carbon Digital, a one-stop studio, specialising in CGI, visual effects and animation, are among the finalists for the 2014 Salford Business Awards.