University of Salford Manchester

Why study at Salford

Our courses open doors to rewarding and challenging careers in health, science, engineering, the arts, the built environment, media, music, law and business.You'll benefit from the expertise of our academics who have a strong track record of delivering high-quality teaching, leading influential research projects and are highly respected in their fields.

At Salford you'll be joining an Undergraduate community of over 13,000 students from around the world and you'll be located in Greater Manchester which is home to the largest student population in Europe.

Gain practical experience

Many of our courses include a core industrial or clinical placement providing you with a real world experience and enhancing your enhancing your employability.These links hugely benefit your employability and are a key reason why Salford graduates are in great demand from business and industry.

Alexandra Traista

BSc Accounting & Finance

"Placement years are a great way to create a professional network and to save up for the future! After graduation, you’ll go on the job market with a higher chance of securing a good role compared to those with no professional experience. You’ll then look back and think “This was definitely worth it!”.

Minutes from Manchester

Salford is located 2km outside of Manchester and is only a 5 minute train or bus ride away from the main University campus. After London, Manchester is the UK’s fastest growing city, and while it’s still surprisingly affordable, it’s also culturally sophisticated, vibrant and youthful.

Fee discounts available

We realise that a degree is an investment for you both in terms of time and cost. We offer fee discounts to students who achieve A-Level grades ABB or equivalent. Have a look at full range of scholarship opportunities.