Thai student at Salford Quays

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.

We have long welcomed Thai students to our campus who make up part of our friendly and multicultural community. You can find many options to get food from all around the world in Manchester and Salford, including Thai food in specialist supermarkets and restaurants such as the popular Thaikun and Thai Kitchen number 6.

Find out more about applying to study here as a student from Thailand.

Meet us in Thailand

Meet us at the Hands On Study Abroad Exhibition 2023 on Thursday 19 October 2023. The event takes place at Sofitel Bangkok Sukhumvit. You can find out more about our courses and university and ask any questions you have. Find out more here.

Our Alumni Community

When you graduate from Salford, you will join a community of over 200,000 alumni worldwide who make a positive impact in their communities, including in Thailand. We will offer you lifelong careers advice and help provide networking opportunities, events, and mentorship programmes. 

Our Thai students and graduates enjoy great success. For example, one of our notable graduates from Thailand is Wuthichai Luangamornlert, who is the managing director of the recently renamed “Siam Amazing Park” with record-breaking attractions, located just outside of Bangkok.

Salford and Thailand

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 James at


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

Entry requirements

International Foundation Year

Applicants with a certificate of secondary education (MAW 6) at grade 2.3/4.0 or above will be considered for the International Foundation Year.


Applicants who have completed the first year of a bachelor’s degree with a GPA of 2.2/4.0 from select universities* or 2.4/4.0 from all other recognised universities will be considered for undergraduate study. 

Pre-masters (Graduate Certificate in International Business)

Applicants who have completed a bachelor’s degree with a GPA of 2.0-2.19/4.0 from select universities* or 2.0 - 2.4/4.0 from all other recognised universities will be considered for the graduate certificate in International Business.


Applicants who have completed a bachelor’s degree with a GPA of 2.2/4.0 from select universities* or 2.4 from all other recognised universities will be considered for postgraduate study.

*Select universities include: 

  • Thammasat University
  • Chualalongkorn University
  • Assumption University
  • Mahidol University
  • Prince of Songkhla University
  • Bangkok University
  • Kasesart University
  • Chiang Mai University
  • King Mongkut Institute of Technology

living in salford and manchester as an international 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 an international student’s perspective. 

Living in Salford and Manchester