Salford and United Arab Emirates

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As one of our students, you don't just become a member of a student body, you will join our community. You will be taught by experts in their field who pride themselves on their links with industry. We are a campus-based university located a short distance from Manchester: a thriving international hub with vibrant nightlife, historic buildings and a welcoming student scene. Find out more about applying to study here from United Arab Emirates.

Salford and United Arab Emirates

Contacts at the University of Salford

If you need any support in making an application or have a question relating to your offer you can contact Nick Croft at


We are proud to offer a range of scholarships aimed at supporting high achieving international students. Explore our international scholarships.

Education consultants

We send expert representatives to countries around the world with information about studying here.  

Please check this page regularly for details of new or updated events in United Arab Emirates.

Entry requirements

International Foundation Year

Applicants with the Tawjihiyah will need to take an International Foundation Year before progressing onto an undergraduate degree. This can be taken on our campus or through our NCUK Centre in Qatar. For more information, please visit


Applicants who have completed the following programmes of study will be considered for undergraduate entry:

  • A recognised foundation year
  • A Higher College of Technology diploma
  • An associate degree (American University)
  • A university diploma
  • The first year at an Emirati university


Applicants with a GPA of 2.75/4.00, or two years relevant work experience plus a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA of 2.50/4.00, will be considered for postgraduate entry. 

British University of Bahrain

Find out more about our courses at the British University of Bahrain.