Application deadlines

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If you’re applying to the University of Salford from outside the UK, you need to make sure you apply to our courses and meet your offer conditions within the specified deadlines. Find out more below according to what level of study you are applying for.

Postgraduate applications

Please note – the below deadlines are for guidance only. 

This information is regularly updated so please keep checking back (last updated: 1 December 2022).

Important deadlines (postgraduate)

January 2023 Intake (closed to new applicants)

Courses with a January start date are now closed for new applications. The below deadlines apply for offer holders only:

 

PGT 

  • Registration opens: 05 December 2022
  • Induction: 09 January 2023
  • Teaching: 16 January 2023
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For Nursing students, induction and course start dates are 

  • Induction: 23 January 2023
  • Teaching: 30 January 2023
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PGR 

  • Closed for new applications.
  • Offer conditions: 11 November 2022
  • Submit your documents for CAS: 2 December 2022

March 2023 Intake - Salford Business School (closed to new applicants)

  • Applications are now closed for this intake
  • Submit your documents for your CAS*: 2 December 2022 
  • Registration Opens: 23 January 2023
  • Induction: 27 February 2023
  • Teaching: 06 March 2023

 

*We will review your bank statements and other documents to make sure you have the funds available to study here and meet the Student Route visa requirements. If a bank statement is submitted close to the deadline but has an issue that needs investigating, you may miss your chosen intake and your application could be deferred to the next intake.

June 2023 Intake - Salford Business School (closed to new applicants)

  • Applications are now closed for this intake
  • Submit your documents for your CAS*: 19 March
  • Registration Opens: 17 April 2023
  • Induction: 29 May 2023
  • Teaching: 05 June 2023

 

Due to the popularity of our courses, it is not feasible for us to provide specific deadlines by which you must meet your offer conditions. Instead, we will confirm places to offer-holders on a first-come, first-served basis. It is therefore strongly recommended that you meet the academic conditions of your offer as soon as possible. Once you have met all academic conditions you will have to pay your deposit as the last condition to secure your place on your course.

If your course is full when you meet the conditions of your offer, you will be offered the next available intake for your course or offered a refund of your deposit. During the application process, we will keep our 2023 intakes page to date with course availability and we recommend that you check this page regularly to see the status of your course

*We will review your bank statements and other documents to make sure you have the funds available to study here and meet the Student Route visa requirements. If a bank statement is submitted close to the deadline but has an issue that needs investigating, you may miss your chosen intake and your application could be deferred to the next intake.

September 2023 Intake

Salford School of Health and Society

The below deadlines apply for the following courses only:
MSc Advanced Physiotherapy
MSc Public Health 
MSc Leadership and Management for Healthcare Practice 
MSc Leadership and Management in Education 
MSc Occupational Therapy
MSc Counselling and Psychotherapy

  • Applications Open
  • Application deadline: Friday 20 January 2023 - you must submit your application by this date to be considered for this intake.

 

All other schools/courses:

  • As courses become full, we will close each course one by one, so please keep checking our intakes page for the latest information on what courses are available.
  • Submit your documents for your CAS*: To be confirmed

 

Due to the popularity of our courses, it is not feasible for us to provide specific deadlines by which you must meet your offer conditions. Instead, we will confirm places to offer-holders on a first-come, first-served basis. It is therefore strongly recommended that you meet the academic conditions of your offer as soon as possible. Once you have met all academic conditions you will have to pay your deposit as the last condition to secure your place on your course.

If your course is full when you meet the conditions of your offer, you will be offered the next available intake for your course or offered a refund of your deposit. During the application process, we will keep our Intakes for 2023 page up to date with course availability and we recommend that you check this page regularly to see the status of your course

*We will review your bank statements and other documents to make sure you have the funds available to study here and meet the Student Route visa requirements. If a bank statement is submitted close to the deadline but has an issue that needs investigating, you may miss your chosen intake and your application could be deferred to the next intake.

Undergraduate applications

Students discussion

Includes BSc, BA, BEng, MEng, LLB, HND, FdSc and bachelor’s degrees.

UCAS is the central admissions service for universities in the UK, and is the system we use for undergraduate applications. You will need to quote our institution code (S03) when you apply, along with our institution code name (SALF) and the code for your chosen course (find this on your course page). Leave the campus code blank.

Apply through UCAS

 

Important deadlines (Undergraduate courses)

January 2023

For Nursing students, induction and course start dates are 

  • Induction: 23 January 2023
  • Teaching: 30 January 2023

September 2023

To apply for our undergraduate courses you will need to apply using UCAS. You should apply within the deadlines specified by UCAS.

We will shortly announce the deadlines for meeting offer conditions, so please check this web page again soon.

International Foundation Year applications

A student at the University of Salford

Our International Foundation Year (IFY) will fully prepare you for entry onto one of our undergraduate degrees. Based on campus, all of your teaching will be delivered by our academics and you will have full access to our facilities. You will study a mixture of subject-specific content and improve your English language and academic study skills. The subject-specific modules are tailored to your chosen degree so when you pass the International Foundation Year, you’ll be able to progress onto almost any of our undergraduate degree courses here.

Important deadlines (International Foundation Year)

January 2023

  • Application deadline: 13 November 2022
  • Meeting offer conditions: 4 December 2022
  • Submit your documents for your CAS: 11 December 2022 
  • Registration opens: 5 December 2022
  • Induction starts: 9 January 2023
  • Teaching starts: 16 January 2023 

*We will review your bank statements and other documents to make sure you have the funds available to study here and meet the Student Route visa requirements. If a bank statement is submitted close to the deadline but has an issue that needs investigating, you may miss your chosen intake and your application could be deferred to the next intake.

**As some of our undergraduate programmes are very popular and courses are filling up very quickly, we reserve the right to move/defer your application to the next available intake, even if you have met all your conditions including paying for your study deposit. If you are moved to a future intake but you are unable to/do not wish to attend the new intake, your study deposit will be refundable.

September 2023

  • Applications Open: 14 November 2022 
  • Offer conditions: To be confirmed
  • Submit your documents for your CAS*: To be confirmed

*We will review your bank statements and other documents to make sure you have the funds available to study here and meet the Student Route visa requirements. If a bank statement is submitted close to the deadline but has an issue that needs investigating, you may miss your chosen intake and your application could be deferred to the next intake.

**As some of our undergraduate programmes are very popular and courses are filling up very quickly, we reserve the right to move/defer your application to the next available intake, even if you have met all your conditions including paying for your study deposit. If you are moved to a future intake but you are unable to/do not wish to attend the new intake, your study deposit will be refundable.

Pre-sessional English applications

Pre-sessional English

Our Pre-sessional English courses are for students who intend to progress onto University of Salford courses at foundation, undergraduate or postgraduate level but don't have the required level of English to gain entry.

Important deadlines (Pre-sessional English)

For courses starting in 2023

Course

Course start date 

Application deadline

Deadline to meet offer conditions*

15 week course 

22 May 2023

To be confirmed

To be confirmed

10 week course 

26 June 2023

To be confirmed

 To be confirmed

5 week course 

31 July 2023

To be confirmed

To be confirmed

Final day of course: 1 September 2023

Application deadlines will be announced soon, please check this web page again soon for details.

*We will review your bank statements and other documents to make sure you have the funds available to study here and meet the Student Route visa requirements. If a bank statement is submitted close to the deadline but has an issue that needs investigating, you may miss your chosen intake and your application could be deferred to the next intake.

For the 2023 courses, the format for teaching is below:

15 week course - The format for teaching is still to be confirmed, please check this web page again soon for details.

10 week course - The format for teaching is still to be confirmed, please check this web page again soon for details.

5 week course -  You will be taught face-to-face on our Peel Park campus for the duration of the course.

 

Need help applying?

If you’d like help with your application, you can speak to one of our approved education consultants, based in 32 countries worldwide. They will be able to tell you more about our courses, give information about living in Salford and Manchester, assist with application forms and give advice about applying for your visa. Alternatively, you can read more about how to apply.