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A message from the VC: unification of the three science schools

A message from the VC: unification of the three science schools
Sep 25, 2018

Dear colleagues I wanted to let you know that following a period of engagement with colleagues in our three science schools and support by Senate, Council have given careful consideration to VCET’s proposal to unify the three science schools: the School of the Built Environment, the School of Computing, Science and Engineering and the School of Environment and Life Sciences.

GM Synergy team honoured for its collaborative work to improve nurse education

GM Synergy team honoured for its collaborative work to improve nurse education
Sep 25, 2018

The University of Salford has been recognised with a top award for its partnership working with other Greater Manchester universities providing undergraduate nursing programmes.

We say Welcome Home to new students

We say Welcome Home to new students
Sep 24, 2018

Giant twister, a soapbox derby, stow-stopping student gig and dodgeball tournament – just a few of the activities our new students sampled at this year’s Welcome Week. The message was simple, Welcome Home, and colleagues pulled out all the stops to make new starters feel as comfortable and ‘at home’ as possible.

Take a seat! What's on at the New Adelphi Theatre

Take a seat! What's on at the New Adelphi Theatre
Sep 21, 2018

Have you visited the New Adelphi Theatre yet? The space has just released its first ever programmed season, which aims to reflect the diversity of our performing arts courses, our film and media, creative writing, playwriting and scriptwriting courses and our art and design courses.

Salford Proud: Celebrate Bi Visibility Day with us

Salford Proud: Celebrate Bi Visibility Day with us
Sep 21, 2018

Join Salford Proud this Sunday 23 September as we celebrate Bi Visibility Day! We have a day of events planned including a LGBT+ Picnic, an exhibition celebrating bisexual artists and a talk from Steve Ratcliff on being a bisexual ally.

We’re up SEVEN places in The Sunday Times Good University Guide 2019

We’re up SEVEN places in The Sunday Times Good University Guide 2019
Sep 21, 2018

Great news - we’ve just climbed an impressive seven places in The Times and The Sunday Times Good University Guide 2019.

A message from our Dean of Students: Attendance Monitoring

A message from our Dean of Students: Attendance Monitoring
Sep 21, 2018

As we enter our first week of teaching, I wanted to follow up on my Student Experience update earlier this week with further information on our new approach to attendance monitoring.

Pension contributions are changing - additional information for colleagues

Pension contributions are changing - additional information for colleagues
Sep 20, 2018

If you were not able to attend the independent advice sessions on Monday 10 September, you can now access the slides and video content here...

BBC News takes over our MCUK campus for a lively day of Brexit debate

BBC News takes over our MCUK campus for a lively day of Brexit debate
Sep 19, 2018

It was all systems go on Monday (18 September) when BBC News took over our MediaCity UK campus for a Brexit special. With just six months to go until the UK leaves the EU the broadcaster coordinated a jam-packed day of debate, even interviewing our fantastic business, journalism and politics students on their views about Brexit.

Erasmus+ applications for staff now open

Erasmus+ applications for staff now open
Sep 19, 2018

We are delighted to announce that it is now possible to apply for Erasmus+ funding for job shadowing, teaching and training placements. For 2018/19 there is €25,000 of funding available for ALL staff across both academic and professional services.

What's on: Manchester Science Festival (18-28 October)

What's on: Manchester Science Festival (18-28 October)
Sep 19, 2018

As lead educational partner of Manchester Science Festival (October 18 -28) we’re delighted to share a sneak peek of what’s in store. But with more than 100 events to choose from, where to start?

September 2018 student experience update

September 2018 student experience update
Sep 19, 2018

Supporting student development and success are integral to Salford Curriculum+. As we develop a distinctive and accessible education and student experience, we continue to utilise new components to measure and support student engagement and retention.

Join us for the inaugural lecture of Professor Insook Choi

Join us for the inaugural lecture of Professor Insook Choi
Sep 19, 2018

Interdisciplinary Creativity in a Multisensory and Multimodal Framework 4th October, 18:00-19:00 Chapman Lecture Theatre 6

Salford Speaks: VC Professor Helen Marshall in the hot seat with student blogger Rhys

Salford Speaks: VC Professor Helen Marshall in the hot seat with student blogger Rhys
Sep 17, 2018

In this special Welcome Week edition of Salford Speaks student blogger Rhys Blanchard chats to Professor Helen Marshall about her time at University and what new students can expect when studying here at Salford. She also tells about us her journey to becoming Vice-Chancellor, as well as a few exciting things on the horizon.

University signs up to Race Equality Charter

University signs up to Race Equality Charter
Sep 14, 2018

The University has signed up to Advance HE’s Race Equality Charter, formally run by the Equality Challenge Unit. The Race Equality Charter (REC) aims to improve the representation, progression and success of minority ethnic staff and students within higher education.


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