Salford University

Salford University

University of Salford
Greater Manchester
M5 4WT
Tel: 0161 295 5000
Fax: 0161 295 5999
Email: courseenquiries(at)
Student enquiries: External Relations Office.
Applications: UCAS


Main study areas: Art & design technology; engineering; science; information technology; business, management; environment; healthcare & social work, media, music & performance; social sciences, languages & humanities.

Students: Total 17,800 (13,500 full-time, 4300 part-time); male/female ratio 1:1. First degree students 14,800 (12,100 full-time, 2700 part-time), of which 3000 international, 30% mature on entry. Postgraduates 3000. Teaching staff: 1000.

Quick Info

Research-led university.

Location: Manchester, north west England.

Average entry UCAS points: 215+.

Admissions info: AS-levels and Key Skills welcomed but in combination with A-levels or equivalent. UCAS tariff used to express entry requirements.

Drop-out rate: 10%.

State school entry: 96%.

Accommodation: All first years housed (guaranteed).