University of Salford
- Undergraduate Students
- Postgraduate Students
- International Students
The University of Salford is home to a diverse community of more than 3,000 postgraduate students, working with internationally-renowned academics and contributing to research projects that are recognised both nationally and across the world.
The university offers a wide range of taught and research programmes, including MSc, MA, MPhil, PhD, MRes, MBA and LLM qualifications.
Postgraduate Student Statistics
4,520 postgraduate students in 2016–17
Mode of study
- Full Time 53%
- Part Time 47%
- UK 77%
- EU 6%
- Other 17%
Numbers of Students by Subject Area
|Business & Management Studies||100||290||390|
|Communication & Media Studies||15||95||110|
|Accounting & Finance||0||105||105|
|Electrical & Electronic Engineering||20||65||85|
|Drama, Dance & Cinematics||5||70||70|
|Librarianship & Information Management||5||55||60|
|Aeronautical & Manufacturing Engineering||5||55||55|
|Art & Design||5||40||45|
|Town & Country Planning and Landscape Design||40||0||40|
|Geography & Environmental Science||5||15||15|
|Hospitality, Leisure, Recreation & Tourism||0||15||15|
|Anatomy & Physiology||0||10||10|
|Physics & Astronomy||5||5||5|
Figures are rounded to the nearest five.
Postgraduate Open Days
Open days allow you to experience the university first hand, and help you decide if it's the right place for you.
Postgraduate Tuition Fees
The following are the typical annual course fees for postgraduate students submitted to us by the university (Reddin Survey of University Tuition Fees 2018–2019). Always confirm individual course fees with the university.
|Type of Course||Taught Postgraduate (£)|
- Teaching takes place in a classroom or ordinary lecture theatre. Subjects with classroom teaching might include history, maths and philosophy.
- Subjects taught in classrooms and laboratories, such as languages.
- Much of the teaching may take place in a laboratory and includes biology, chemistry and physics.
- Clinical subjects can include dentistry, medicine and veterinary medicine.
Bursaries and Scholarships
- The university provides bursaries and scholarships for postgraduate students on both taught and research courses.
- Please visit the university website for details.
Accommodation for Postgraduate Students
- On-site accommodation is available for postgraduate students; this can be secured online via the university's accommodation partner, Campus Living Villages. Private student accommodation is also available through Manchester Student Homes, a free, university-run housing service for students.