Postgraduate Open Days
There are many great reasons to get a postgraduate degree. Whether you want to continue your studies, change career direction, study flexibly or access enterprise training while you learn, discover how our postgraduate courses can help you become unstoppable at our next Postgraduate Open Day. Explore our industry relevant courses, placement opportunities, cutting edge facilities and more.
Register your interest
Following the government's announcement on Monday 22 February, we're currently reviewing our summer events schedule. We will confirm the date of our next Postgraduate Open Day soon - but in the meantime, register your interest using the form below and we'll email you when booking opens.
What to expect
Our Postgraduate Open Day will include a range of talks, Q&As and tours where you can learn more about master’s courses, research degrees and postgraduate life at the University of Salford. You’ll get to:
- Explore how postgraduate study differs to undergraduate study
- Find out about postgraduate fees and funding
- Learn more about our range of scholarships for international students
- Speak to current students and members of our postgraduate recruitment team
- Take a campus tour
- Learn about the facilities on our campus
- If you're interested in an MA or MSc degree, speak one-on-one with our tutors
- Get information about our application and selection processes
- Talk to our askUS staff about student support
- Learn more about Degree Apprenticeships
Industry relevant courses
Whether you’re studying for one of our professionally accredited master's degrees or being taught by one of our actively practicing academics, our extensive links to industry can connect you with a range of rewarding and challenging careers.
Develop your employability while you study. Access placements on many of our courses. Alternatively, get opportunities to go on internships and work on live professional briefs, giving you valuable industry experience.
Studying in our Business School? Internships are available for every postgraduate student. Apply your learning in a commercial environment and gain crucial industry connections in the process.
I gained employment before I had even graduated.
"I gained employment before I had even graduated. During my interview I was told that I stood out because I had a level of understanding and knowledge that the company were looking for, which has all come from this course."
Flexible start dates
Lots of our postgraduate programmes offer multiple intakes throughout the year, so depending on the course you're interested in, you could start your studies in September this year, or January, March or June 2022. Find out more at our next Postgraduate Open Day.
Three good reasons to choose us...
Many of our students have secured placements in impressive companies like IBM, Nissan and Umbro. Choose a postgraduate course at the University of Salford and get opportunities to gain industry experience while you study.
Changing direction? Discover courses you could study with a good first degree in any area. We offer nearly 50 master’s courses for students with a good first degree in any subject, so you don’t need to have previously studied in a related area to apply.
If you’ve got a business idea we’ll support you to develop it. So far we’ve awarded £40,000 of funding to Launch Entrepreneurs, have supported 600 students with enterprise training, and have helped 65 students to start their own business.
Cutting edge facilities
In the last five years we've invested £160 million in facilities that mirror what you'll find in industry.
Need more information?
If you've got a question about postgraduate degrees, we're here to help. Just take a look at our FAQs below. If your question isn't answered here, please get in touch with our friendly team on email@example.com or call +44 (0)161 295 4545.
Do I need to book a place?
Yes, you will need to book to attend our next Postgraduate Open Day. Register your interest using the form at the top of this page and we'll email you when booking opens.
When does this event take place?
Following the government's announcement on Monday 22 February, we're currently reviewing our summer events schedule. We will confirm the date of our next Postgraduate Open Day soon. If you register your interest using the form at the top of this page, we'll email you when booking opens.
Can I bring family and friends?
Of course. Choosing a postgraduate course is an important decision, so we’d absolutely encourage anyone who is supporting you to get involved and attend some of the sessions.
I'm interested in a postgraduate research degree. Can I chat with a tutor?
If you’re interested in postgraduate research, you'll be able to talk to our postgraduate support team at our next event. They’ll be able to advise on the support available to you and explain how to contact a specific research supervisor. Please note that you may not be able to talk directly to an academic tutor at the event.
Are you holding any other events?
We're running a series of online sessions designed to give you information about applying for a postgraduate course. For more information and to book your place, take a look at our postgraduate events page.