University News

HOME set to hold co-commisoned event with the University of Salford at MediaCityUK

Wednesday 20 May 2015

HOME, a newly-opened union of the Cornerhouse and The Library Theatre, will hold its first co-commission with the University of Salford at 4PM today.

Salford fashion students win top industry award for third time

Tuesday 19 May 2015

University of Salford fashion students have won a prestigious clothing industry award for the third time.

Cult TV treat for fans at Twin Peaks evening

Monday 18 May 2015

Fans of Twin Peaks will have the chance to indulge their love of the cult 1990s television series later this week when the University of Salford hosts a special discussion session at MediaCityUK.

Student journalists team up with Man Utd

Monday 11 May 2015

Students from the University of Salford have teamed up with footballing giants Manchester United to help produce content for their website.

Salford student carries Royal British Legion national standard at London VE Day 70th anniversary commemorations

Monday 11 May 2015

An adult nursing student from the University of Salford played a leading role at this weekend’s Victory in Europe Day (VE Day) 70th anniversary celebrations. 

Salford excellence in Built Environment recognised in QS World Rankings

Wednesday 6 May 2015

Salford has been ranked as one of the top universities in the world for the subject of Architecture within the School of the Built Environment (SoBE), according to a recent international league table.


Salford nursing lecturer to be recognised at prestigious International Nurses Day ceremony for pioneering dementia work

Wednesday 6 May 2015

A pioneering University of Salford nursing lecturer is to be recognised at Westminster Abbey on International Nurses Day.

Journalist, Broadcaster and Former GMTV presenter, Fiona Phillips and Rt Hon Hazel Blears speak at University of Salford’s Institute for Dementia event

Wednesday 6 May 2015

Journalist, broadcaster and former GMTV presenter, Fiona Phillips, called her experience of caring for her parents with dementia a “catalogue of disasters” at the University of Salford’s ‘How was it for you?’ event on Tuesday May 5. 

#SalfordCan launched in aid of Manchester South Central foodbank

Tuesday 5 May 2015

The University of Salford has today launched the #SalfordCan food collection campaign for Manchester South Central foodbank.

Salford students to report for Sky News live from marginal seats in General Election coverage

Tuesday 5 May 2015

A team of University of Salford journalism students has been chosen by Sky News to report live from the ballot counts at some of the North West’s key marginal parliamentary seats as part of its interactive General Election coverage.

University of Salford installs new Chancellor, Professor Jackie Kay MBE

Friday 1 May 2015

The University celebrated the official installation of it's sixth Chancellor, renowned poet Professor Jackie Kay MBE, at a grand ceremony in Peel Hall on Wednesday 29 April 2015.

New research offers the potential of new treatments for Toxoplasma-induced pneumonia and Cystic Fibrosis

Wednesday 29 April 2015

Research from a multinational collaboration, led by the University of Salford, has opened up the possibility of new treatments for diseases such as cystic fibrosis and Toxoplasma-induced pneumonia. 

Cameras reveal the secret lives of Chernobyl's wildlife

Tuesday 28 April 2015

Automatic cameras in the Ukrainian side of the Chernobyl Exclusion Zone have provided an insight into the previously unseen secret lives of wildlife that have made the contaminated landscape their home.

University of Salford appoints new Vice-Chancellor

Monday 27 April 2015

The University of Salford has appointed Professor Helen Marshall as its new Vice-Chancellor.

Conservative party record in government put under the microscope in new book by Salford academic

Monday 27 April 2015

With just ten days to go until one of the most intriguing general elections in history, a University of Salford academic is set to provide fresh analysis of the significant policies dominating this year’s election debate, such as the NHS and welfare reform.