Our community

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Our mission is to empower our diverse community of learners by inspiring curiosity, building confidence and nurturing resilience to support every individual’s personal and professional journey. Learn more about our Business School community.

Our Students

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As a university, our diverse and growing student community is the beating heart of Salford Business School. Every year we welcome hundreds of students to the University of Salford. 

Meet some of our 3,700+ undergraduate and postgraduate students, and discover what it's like to study and live in Salford and the opportunities available.

Our Alumni

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Being a part of our Business School community extends beyond graduation. Our alumni become members of an exclusive global network comprising influential business leaders and change-makers - achieving remarkable feats across various sectors and levels.

Discover some of the inspiring stories of our 47,000+ Business School alumni and the unwavering support provided by the university throughout their journeys.

Our staff

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As inspirers, mentors, and cultivators of ambition, our staff drive our mission. Comprising seasoned practitioners and theorists, they guide, educate, and ignite students, instilling boldness, curiosity, and readiness for thriving careers.

Explore our staff profiles, and learn more about their backgrounds and interests.

Our Industry Leaders

Kai Ojo, CEO of Planisware UK & Ireland

Our strong ties with global businesses and leaders enable us to deliver an expert-led, career-focused education. Situated at the core of Greater Manchester's dynamic digital and business powerhouse, we provide students with real-world opportunities and prospects.

These connections also furnish the Business School with dedicated experts who actively nurture and champion our students. These partnerships drive our curriculum and provide invaluable mentoring and insights, making them an indispensable aspect of our mission.

Our Honorary Alumni

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The University bestows honorary alumni status upon distinguished individuals who have made exceptional contributions to their fields or society. These honorees are recognised for their remarkable achievements, community impact, philanthropy, or contributions to society.

Explore the profiles of some of our recent recipients and get to know their stories.