World League
University of Salford

UK

University of Salford, Maxwell Building, The Crescent, Salford, Lancashire M5 4WT, United Kingdom

537 World
rank
60 Country
rank
Foundation year:
1967
Short name:
N/A
Type:
Public
Students:
16150
Faculty:
950
Faculty/Students Ratio:
17
:
1
Web-site:
www.salford.ac.uk
Region:
Europe
Location:
Salford, Greater Manchester
  Dimension Rank Score
Overall 537 37.968
Teaching 587 28.506
Research 492 36.969
International Diversity 140 72.13
Financial Sustainability 590 35.964
Additional Rankings Rank Score
Reputation Rankings 517 25.99
Research Perfomance Rankings 524 35.069
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TEACHING
World Rank: 587
Country rank: 53
Score: 28.506
League: World League
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40 %
Academic staff per students 20 %
Academic staff per bachelor degrees awarded 20 %
Doctoral degrees awarded per academic staff 20 %
Doctoral degrees awarded per bachelor degrees awarded 20 %
World teaching reputation 20 %
RESEARCH
World Rank: 492
Country rank: 67
Score: 36.969
League: Copper League
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name
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40 %
Citations per academic and research staff 20 %
Doctoral degrees awarded per admitted PhD 20 %
Normalized citation impact 20 %
Papers per academic and research staff 20 %
World research reputation 20 %
INTERNATIONAL DIVERSITY
World Rank: 140
Country rank: 47
Score: 72.13
League: Golden League
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Share of international academic staff 20 %
Share of international students 20 %
Share of international co-authored papers 20 %
Reputation outside region 20 %
International level 20 %
FINANCIAL SUSTAINABILITY
World Rank: 590
Country rank: 60
Score: 35.964
League: World League
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Institutional income per academic staff 20 %
Institutional income per students 20 %
Papers per research income 20 %
Research income per academic and research staff 20 %
Research income per institutional income 20 %

Overview

Just 1km from the centre of Manchester, the University of Salford is at the heart of one of the most exciting regions in Europe. Home to more than 19,000 students from over 120 countries, the University is a key research and teaching centre and has a worldwide reputation for its close links with business. With the creation of MediaCityUK the city heads a media revolution. The BBC has relocated major television and radio networks joined by some of the world?s biggest media and technology companies. The University has a building next to the BBC with space for research and teaching across all the University?s activity. As well as media, the University is also strong in science, engineering and is the UK?s top research institute for built environment subjects. It has an Association of MBAs accredited business school and one of Europe?s largest health schools. Due to its location, teaching, research and enterprise, the University is one of the UK?s best prospects for students and business.

Mission Statement

Transforming lives. Stimulating discovery. Realising potential