Salford and United Arab Emirates

Students in a workshop at the University of Salford

As one of our students, you don't just become a member of a student body, you will join our community. You will be taught by experts in their field who pride themselves on their links with industry. We are a campus-based university located a short distance from Manchester: a thriving international hub with vibrant nightlife, historic buildings and a welcoming student scene. Find out more about applying to study here from United Arab Emirates.

Salford and United Arab Emirates

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Please check this page regularly for details of new or updated events in United Arab Emirates, or find out more about visiting our campus


We are proud to offer a range of scholarships aimed at supporting high achieving international students who are committed to pursuing their studies here. These include academic scholarships awarded by programme and region or country, scholarships supported by our global partners, and the Salford International Excellence Awards. See our  scholarships information for more details.

Education consultants


BCIE Dubai

BCIE Services DMCC
Office Number 1811, Gold Crest Executive Tower
Cluster C, Jumeirah Lake Towers, PO Box 413458

Knowledge Horizon

ACICO Busines Park, Office no. 704,
PO Box 29114

Uni Admission

Office G05, Ground Floor, Block 12 Al Safuh Road, Knowledge Park
PO Box 502256

Entry requirements

International Foundation Year

Applicants with the Tawjihiyah will need to take an International Foundation Year before progressing onto an undergraduate degree. This can be taken on our campus or through our NCUK Centre in Qatar. For more information, please visit


Applicants who have completed the following programmes of study will be considered for undergraduate entry:

  • A recognised foundation year
  • A Higher College of Technology diploma
  • An associate degree (American University)
  • A university diploma
  • The first year at an Emirati university


Applicants with a GPA of 2.75/4.00, or two years relevant work experience plus a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA of 2.50/4.00, will be considered for postgraduate entry. 

British University of Bahrain

Find out more about our courses at the British University of Bahrain.