Place Category: Modern Universities
The University of Salford is perfect for you if you’d like to study near thriving hub of Manchester yet on a campus which is located within a large parkland area (near the River Irwell).
It offers a wide range of both applied and academic subjects across the arts, business, health and life sciences, computing, science, engineering and the built environment. The University hosts a number of specialist facilities including the United National Institute for Prosthetics and Orthotics Development and is the country’s only higher education provider of courses and research into prosthetics and orthotics.
It is also one of the leading providers of media-related subjects and and has a state of the art media teaching and research facility: MediaCityUK, which is also home to the BBC and ITV along with other media companies, and gives students the opportunity to use specialist industry studios and equipment and work alongside professionals in the media industry.