Salford and Sri Lanka
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.
Events near you or online
If you have any questions about studying at the University of Salford, you can speak to our representatives directly online. Whether you want to know more about your course of choice, need help with applying, or if you want an update on your application you can meet with Mr. Jordan Aird (based in Salford) and Ms. Madhu Sharma (based in Mumbai) online, every Tuesday & Thursday from 4 pm – 5:30 pm IST.
Join the meeting room through your browser during these times and we will be happy to answer your queries.
We are proud to offer a range of scholarships aimed at supporting high achieving international students. Explore our international scholarships.
We welcome candidates with Sri Lankan O/A Levels as well as London O/A Levels. We also accept a range of alternative reputable qualifications, such as the IB and HND.
Applicants who have at least 55% at bachelor special degree level (four years), awarded by a reputable university, will be considered for postgraduate study. High calibre students are particularly encouraged to apply. Students who have studied for the three year bachelor general degree may be considered where they have obtained high grades (above 80%). Applicants with lower grades but with additional work experience and/or qualifications may also be considered.
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, including in Sri Lanka. We will offer you lifelong careers advice and help provide networking opportunities, events, and mentorship programmes.
Meet graduate Thushari
Thushari from Sri Lanka had worked at Pan Asia Banking Corporation PLC in the Finance Department for nearly 20 years before she decided to change her career and study for a master's in human resource management.
living in salford and manchester as a south asian student
Our students love how friendly and diverse our community is, and that our location balances exciting city living with our spacious green campus.
Watch the video below to see more about student life from our South Asian students’ perspective.