University of Salford: Statistics

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#633 of 14,131 In the World
#253 of 2,785 In Europe
#53 of 163 In the United Kingdom
#41 of 131 In England
#28 of 1,012 For Construction Management
Top50% For 197 other topics
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Quick Review

Acceptance rate
8%
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Website
salford.ac.uk
Languages
English

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Acceptance Rate8%
Admissions RequirementsVaries according to programme, typical requirements for home students are A Levels or equivalent secondary school certificate for entry to undergraduate programmes; other qualifications and work experience are considered for specific courses of study where appropriate.
Academic CalendarSeptember - January; January-May; June-September (for some courses)

We've calculated the 8% acceptance rate for University of Salford based on the ratio of admissions to applications and other circumstantial enrollment data. Treat this information as a rough guide and not as a definitive measure of your chances of admission. Different programs may have significantly varying admissions rates.

Research profile

University of Salford is a world-class research university with 25,196 scientific papers published and 430,202 citations received. The research profile covers a range of fields, including Engineering, Liberal Arts & Social Sciences, Physics, Biology, Environmental Science, Chemistry, Medicine, Computer Science, Quantum and Particle physics, and Political Science.

Publications
25,196
Citations
430,202

University of Salford majors

by publication & citation count

Engineering
13,394 / 230,012
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
12,168 / 203,256
Physics
12,017 / 203,963
Biology
11,175 / 242,666
Environmental Science
10,491 / 192,918
Chemistry
10,209 / 201,375
Medicine
9,470 / 202,496
Computer Science
9,465 / 179,094
Quantum and Particle physics
8,778 / 146,057
Political Science
7,140 / 114,939
Law
6,559 / 111,460
Materials Science
6,391 / 110,214
Business
6,037 / 102,831
Geography and Cartography
5,875 / 108,043
Philosophy
5,670 / 97,740
Organic Chemistry
5,625 / 98,644
Psychology
5,549 / 127,527
Sociology
5,433 / 98,601
Geology
5,069 / 94,682
Mathematics
4,084 / 88,342
Biochemistry
4,059 / 100,577
History
4,023 / 66,199
Ecology
4,004 / 82,359
Economics
3,833 / 69,092
Artificial Intelligence (AI)
3,655 / 61,940
Pathology
3,495 / 91,275
Archaeology
3,261 / 63,187
Genetics
3,205 / 80,684
Optical Engineering
3,188 / 55,125
Paleontology
3,112 / 60,204
Management
3,105 / 51,726
Statistics
2,962 / 70,106
Mechanical Engineering
2,826 / 42,112
Linguistics
2,681 / 51,408
Art & Design
2,670 / 33,764
Metallurgical Engineering
2,485 / 43,747
Electrical Engineering
2,387 / 37,415
Psychiatry
2,387 / 64,203
Surgery
2,329 / 52,379
Development Studies
2,012 / 35,166

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1990 359 1859
1991 323 2033
1992 413 2220
1993 372 2172
1994 412 2431
1995 394 2564
1996 411 2990
1997 427 3001
1998 400 3239
1999 405 3828
2000 481 4115
2001 407 4659
2002 422 4794
2003 454 5693
2004 507 6306
2005 565 7794
2006 595 9072
2007 679 9909
2008 691 11067
2009 627 11914
2010 705 13000
2011 674 14135
2012 670 15645
2013 718 17749
2014 770 18164
2015 723 18799
2016 865 18485
2017 903 20796
2018 827 21403
2019 880 26495
2020 884 30352
2021 947 38303
2022 776 35792
Academic rankings

Tuition

The tuition table for University of Salford gives an overview of costs but prices are approximate and subject to change and don't include accommodation, textbooks, or living expenses. The costs of programs might differ significantly for local and international students. The only source of truth for current numbers is the university's official website.

Program Annual Tuition Cost (GBP)
Undergraduate (UK/EU) £9,250
Undergraduate (International) £14,500 - £16,000
Postgraduate (UK/EU) £6,500 - £13,000
Postgraduate (International) £14,500 - £17,500

The University of Salford has on-campus housing.

Programs and Degrees

The table below displays academic fields with programs and courses that lead to Bachelor's, Master's, and Doctorate degrees offered by University of Salford.

Note that the table provides a general overview and might not cover all the specific majors available at the university. Always visit the university's website for the most up-to-date information on the programs offered.

Programs Bachelor Master Doctoral
Art & Design Yes Yes Yes
Biology Yes Yes Yes
Business Yes Yes Yes
Chemistry Yes Yes Yes
Computer Science Yes Yes Yes
Economics Yes Yes Yes
Engineering Yes Yes Yes
Environmental Science Yes Yes Yes
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences Yes Yes Yes
Mathematics Yes Yes Yes
Medicine Yes Yes Yes
Physics Yes Yes Yes
Psychology Yes Yes Yes

University of Salford alumni

  1. Ben Kingsley

    Ben Kingsley
    Born in
    United Kingdom Flag United Kingdom
    Years
    1943-.. (age 80)
    Occupations
    television actorcharacter actoractorfilm actorstage actor
    Biography

    Sir Ben Kingsley is an English actor. He has received various accolades throughout his career spanning five decades, including an Academy Award, a British Academy Film Award, a Grammy Award, and two Golden Globe Awards. Kingsley was appointed Knight Bachelor in 2002 for services to the British film industry. In 2010, he was awarded a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. In 2013, he received the Britannia Award for Worldwide Contribution to Filmed Entertainment.

  2. Christopher Eccleston

    Christopher Eccleston
    Born in
    United Kingdom Flag United Kingdom
    Years
    1964-.. (age 59)
    Occupations
    film actorstage actorexploreractortelevision actor
    Biography

    Christopher Eccleston is an English actor. A twice BAFTA Award nominee, he is best known for his television and film work, which includes his role as the ninth incarnation of the Doctor in the BBC sci-fi series Doctor Who (2005), playing Matt Jamison in The Leftovers (2014–2017), and his collaborations with filmmakers Danny Boyle and Michael Winterbottom.

  3. Jim Sturgess

    Jim Sturgess
    Born in
    United Kingdom Flag United Kingdom
    Years
    1978-.. (age 45)
    Occupations
    film actorsongwriterstage actortelevision actorsinger
    Biography

    James Anthony Sturgess is an English actor and singer-songwriter. His first major role was as Jude in the musical romance drama film Across the Universe (2007). In 2008, he played the male lead role of Ben Campbell in 21. In 2009, he played Gavin Kossef in the crime drama Crossing Over, appearing with Harrison Ford, Ray Liotta, and Ashley Judd. In 2010, Sturgess starred in the film The Way Back, directed by Peter Weir. Sturgess co-starred in the 2012 epic science fiction film Cloud Atlas.

  4. Peter Kay

    Peter Kay
    Born in
    United Kingdom Flag United Kingdom
    Years
    1973-.. (age 50)
    Occupations
    film producerstand-up comediansingercomedianfilm actor
    Biography

    Peter John Kay is an English actor, comedy writer and stand-up comedian. He has written, produced and acted in several television and film projects, and has written three books.

All 62 notable alumni

University of Salford faculties and divisions

College : Arts and Social Sciences Arts and Humanities, Business Administration, Fine Arts, Information Sciences, Law, Performing Arts, Social Sciences
College : Health and Social Care Health Sciences, Midwifery, Nursing, Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy, Social Work
College : Science and Technology Architecture and Planning, Engineering, Mathematical Physics, Natural Sciences, Technology, Welfare and Protective Services

General information

Founded 1967
Motto Altiora Petamus
Let us seek higher things
Colors navy blue, black, white, gold

Location and contacts

Address The Old Fire Station 45 The Crescent
Salford, M5 4WT
United Kingdom
City population 104,000

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