Salford International students walking together

Studying at the University of Salford is an exciting experience, and our industry-focused courses prepare you for success. You will be taught by staff who are experts in their field, and you will put your learning into practice in real-world settings, such as through placements, live projects, field trips, or hearing from guest speakers.

The University of Salford is proud to welcome Ghanian students every year. We also have a partnership with Pentecost University where students can study four of our courses in Ghana.

our alumni community

When you graduate from Salford, you will join a community of over 180,000 alumni worldwide who make a positive impact in their communities. We will offer you lifelong careers advice and help provide networking opportunities, events, and mentorship programmes. 

Our notable graduates from Ghana include Elliot Agyare the CEO of the leading Ghanian publishing firm Smartline Limited and also Anacletus Teng-zagh, who studied MSc Project Management and is now the Regional Director for the National Commission for Civic Education.

living in salford and manchester as an african student

Our students love how friendly and diverse our community is, and that our location balances exciting city living with our spacious green campus. 

There are many different societies at the university to suit all interests. There is also the African and Caribbean Society (ACS) and the Ghanian Students Society.

Watch the video below to see more about student life from our African students’ perspective.

Living in Salford and Manchester as an African student
Salford and Ghana

Events near you

If you have any questions about studying at the University of Salford or would like to find out what events we'll be attending in Ghana, please feel free to get in touch with Quentin Albert, Senior International Officer, via email at Look out for our events on Instagram too, Quentin's Instagram handle is qa.teamsalford


We are proud to offer a range of scholarships aimed at supporting high achieving international students, including the Global Gold Excellence Scholarship worth £3,500 which is available on most of our undergraduate and postgraduate courses. We also offer scholarships for specific programmes, or through our partnerships. Explore our international scholarships.


Education consultants


Global Education Study Centre


Go Study Abroad

1st Ringway, 4 opposite Alexander Plaza Hotel,
Ringway Estate, Ossu

  • +233 302 937 339
  • +233 276 056 400


The Orangery, 169/4A Otwe Street
Tedzii Ashieshi
La, Osu Ako-Adjei


My International Office (MYIO)

UK Mob: +44(0)7792313724 (WhatsApp)

Skype: myio-jamie


Intake Osu

The Orangery, 169/4A Otwe Street
Tedzii Ashieshi, La
Osu Ako-Adjei
Greater Accra Region
Telephone Number:+233 243-245-355          


Intake East Legon

The Orangery
100 La Bawaleshi Road
East Legon
Greater Accra
Telephone Number: +233 302-557-991          


Intake Kumasi

2nd floor, Plot 25 A
Ahodwo roundabout
Ashanti Region
Telephone Number: +233 553-173-346          


Intake Takoradi

Telephone Number +233275364578
Email address:


Entry requirements


Applicants with a university or polytechnic diploma lower credit, a university certificate (UG university programme), a technician part 3 certificate, a recognised foundation, or West African higher school certificate/GCE A level will be considered for undergraduate study.


Applicants with a bachelor degree, awarded at least second class (lower division) or a master's degree will be considered for postgraduate study.