University of Salford
Salford | North West England
Ucas code: S03
What students say about this university901 comments (238 students)
Range of clubs, facilities and activities to get involved in.Report
Thought sports might be more accessible.Report
We have placements during second and third year, where we're on the job working with real podiatrists, in the community. This...
We have placements during second and third year, where we're on the job working with real podiatrists, in the community. This provides vital work experience, and the opportunity to network and put yourself out there, into the jobs market. The university also runs workshops and seminars with potential employers.×
Good teasching. Course is decent. A lot of essays and exams. Feedback is good. Lot of facilities, several field trips.Report
There's a careers advisor available to us and we have had a talk from careers people during allocated teaching time. We also...
There's a careers advisor available to us and we have had a talk from careers people during allocated teaching time. We also have access to specialist equipment which we have had the chance to sample during class time and which we can request to use for work.×
career fairs, really pushing the placement yearReport
How students describe this university
Overall student satisfaction82%
of students are very or quite satisfied with this university
Number of students18,920
students attended last year
Undergraduate / Postgraduate79%
of students are undergrads
Full-time / Part-time14%
of students are part-time
Male / Female53%
of students are female
Young / Mature22%
of students aged over 21
UK / Non-UK17%
of students here are from outside the UK
Student union satisfaction70%
of students are very or quite satisfied with the student union
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