Study a Performance Degree at Salford

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Join our creative performance students who are exploring their passions and carving out a career in the sector they love. 

When you study with us, you'll let your talent soar in our £55 million New Adelphi building. You'll use our world-class facilities to develop your skills in the area that interests you. You will work on live briefs and performances to the industry to graduate with the confidence to build your dream career.

Our graduates have built exciting careers across the performance sector, from touring the globe with dance companies and becoming freelance artists, to working at our local theatre The Lowry - one of our graduates even won the title of China's Greatest Dancer! 

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Where the magic happens

New Adelphi

Our £55 million New Adelphi building will be your home - you'll take center stage in our 350-seat New Adelphi theatre and develop your skills in our range of specialist spaces including a voice acting studio, TV acting studio, dance and rehearsal studios.

You'll be part of a welcoming hub of creativity, sharing the building with students from our art, design and fashion courses allowing for opportunities to collaborate. 

Why choose Salford?


Benefit from real world learning opportunities including working on live briefs, industry performances and guest speakers.


Join 4,500 other international students on our vibrant global campus, with expert support services, a dedicated faith centre and opportunities to explore your passions.


We offer generous scholarships making our fees even more affordable.

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If you are ready to apply, find out how to make an application now.