Over the past five years, we have awarded more than £5 million in scholarships and bursaries to support high-achieving international students. Our international graduates are now successfully working across the world, contributing to their communities and applying their knowledge and experience to make a positive impact. We are proud to offer a range of scholarships to support more international students to do the same. Find out more about the scholarships you can apply for at the University of Salford.
What you can apply for
Our range of scholarships supports specific programmes of study, applicants from specific regions and applicants from global partner organisations. It also includes the Salford International Excellence Award. For more details about individual scholarships, please read the information below. If you would like to speak to a member of our team about scholarships, please email firstname.lastname@example.org
Salford International Excellence Award
Salford International Excellence Award
This scholarship supports a range of talented, inspiring and creative international students who aim to be the leaders of the future.
Academic scholarships by programme
CSE Excellence Scholarship
Our School of Computing, Science and Engineering offers a limited number of high-value scholarships to applicants across undergraduate and postgraduate programmes.
Energy Industries International Excellence Scholarship
Architecture International Excellence Scholarship
To celebrate our global achievement in architecture teaching, we are pleased to offer high-value, merit-based scholarships to MArch Architecture, BSc (Hons) Architecture, BSc (Hons) Architectural Design and Technology, BSc (Hons) Architectural Engineering, and BSc (Hons) Interior Architecture applicants, based on academic merit.
Built Environment Postgraduate Silver Award
To encourage the growth and diversity of our community of built environment students, we are pleased to offer the Built Environment Postgraduate Silver Award Scholarship to students across all regions.
Built Environment Undergraduate Silver Award
To encourage the growth and diversity of our community of built environment students, we are pleased to offer the Built Environment Undergraduate Silver Award Scholarship to students across all regions.
Salford Business School Postgraduate International Excellence Scholarship
We offer a number of scholarships for high achieving postgraduate applicants to Salford Business School, who have a strong record of academic achievement.
Salford Business School Postgraduate International Silver Award
In line with our emphasis on industry-led learning, we offer a number of scholarships for students with demonstrable business acumen.
Built Environment Accelerated Degree Scholarships
Scholarship are available to international students interested in fast-tracking their success with an accelerated degree.
Year of the Nurse and Midwife Scholarships
To celebrate the Year of the Nurse and Midwife, we are offering a number of scholarships for international applicants across programmes in nursing and midwifery. The scholarships are available for 2020/21 September and January intakes.
Public Health International Excellence Scholarship
To recognise the global importance of public health and our membership of the Association of Schools for Public Health in the European Region (ASPHER), we are offering two high value scholarships to MSc Public Health applicants, based on academic merit.
Academic scholarships by region
Scholarships are available to high-achieving students from India.
Sri Lanka scholarships
Scholarships are available to high-achieving students from Sri Lanka.
Scholarships are available to high-achieving students from Africa.
South-East Asia scholarships
Scholarships are available to high-achieving students from Malaysia, Vietnam, Thailand, Indonesia and Myanmar.
PhD scholarships for China for the School of Arts and Media
To celebrate our creative work in China, our School of Arts and Media offers a scholarship at PhD level.
South Asia scholarships
Our South Asia Excellence Scholarships are available to high achieving students from Bangladesh, Pakistan and Sri Lanka.
MENA (Egypt, Jordan) and Turkey Scholarships
Scholarships are available to high achieving students from Jordan, Egypt and Turkey, based on academic merit.
Chevening is the UK Government’s international awards scheme aimed at developing global leaders.
We are are an owner-member of the Northern Consortium of UK universities (NCUK). NCUK delivers pathway programmes that lead to degrees at member universities. To support students who progress from NCUK, we offer a number of high value scholarships to outstanding applicants for undergraduate or master's programmes.
China Advanced scholarships
We welcome high achieving students from China who are progressing from an SQA diploma. Scholarships are available for applicants from CSCSE who have studied the SQA HND and have achieved AB/AAB plus IELTS 6.0 (minimum 5.5 in all bands).
Commonwealth Scholarships enable talented and motivated students to gain the knowledge and skills required for sustainable development.
These scholarships are funded by the UK Department for International Development (DFID) and offered through the Commonwealth Scholarship Commission in the UK (CSC).
If you have completed an eligible programme of study here, you may be entitled to a discount of 20% off your fees if you take another programme with us. For more details please see the information on our loyalty discount here.
Please note, you may apply for the loyalty discount if you have already been awarded a scholarship, however, in line with our terms and conditions, you can only receive one scholarship or discount (the one with the highest value).
Prompt payment discount
If you pay your fees in full, either on before or at enrolment, you can receive a prompt payment discount of 3%. This is applied to the net fee remaining after any scholarship has been applied.
Terms and conditions
Before applying for an international scholarship, please read our terms and conditions. Unless specified, our international scholarships are available to full-time, on-campus, self-funded students who have been assessed as international students for fee purposes and are applying to the first year of study for an undergraduate bachelor’s or postgraduate taught master’s programme.