Key details
Type of institution
University
Year established
1967
Total students
20,815
On campus accomodation
Available
About
The University of Salford is a public university in Salford, Greater Manchester, England, 1 mile west of Manchester city centre. The Royal Technical Institute, Salford, which opened in 1896, became a College of Advanced Technology in 1956 and gained university status in 1967, following the Robbins Report into higher education.
The University of Salford embeds industry into everything it does. It offers a wide range of courses, including professionally accredited courses and courses created in collaboration with industry. Students have access to placements and internship opportunities. They can also gain essential practical skills through access to industry-standard equipment. globe icon Visit Website
Rankings
801 - 1000 - 801 - 1000
Accreditations
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Campuses

MediaCityUK Campus - University of Salford

The Green House Salford Lancashire M50 2EQ

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Peel Park Campus - University of Salford

The Crescent , Salford, Greater Manchester M5 4PD

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