Tips for success for international students

Postgraduate students talking

We can’t wait for you to join us on campus soon! We know this year has been especially difficult, and there is lots for you to think about before you start your studies. We have put together some videos with some information and advice from our staff and current students, to help you get settled in and make the most out of your time here.

Teaching and learning in 2021-22

We know you are keen to find out how teaching will take place in the academic year 2021-22. Watch the below video to find out about how we will keep you safe whilst ensuring a practical, hands-on experience to learning. You can also hear some tips from our current students and staff, to help you succeed in your studies.

Salford student studying in the library

Self-isolation advice

If you are travelling to the UK from overseas, you might need to self-isolate on arrival, depending on where you are coming from. Watch this video to find out how to plan your travel and self-isolation, and what support we offer. You will also hear from our current students, who share their experience of self-isolation, and some advice to help you make yours a positive experience. 

You should also check our FAQ page for the most up to date information.

Salford student talking about Covid-19 self-isolation

How to become more employable

At Salford, our key priority is to give you the practical skills you need to succeed in your chosen career. From work experience, support with finding work, to networking and events, there are lots of opportunities for you to enhance your career prospects at Salford.  Watch this video to find out more, with tips for success from our staff and students.

Careers team supporting a student at the University of Salford

Find out more

Read more information about how to prepare for your studies, including what to bring with you, visas, travel and more.