Sign up for the Applicant Portal

Welcome to the University of Salford applicant portal. Here you can make and submit applications.

Please register to begin using the applicant portal. If you have already registered, please click on 'Sign In' above.
To register please complete all the required fields below. Please note that these details will prepopulate fields in your application.
Once you have registered, you will receive an email from the University, please click on the secure link in this email where you will be taken to the Application to Study Terms and Conditions and be able to complete your profile. To apply to the University, you will need to read and agree to the Terms and Conditions.

Please note that your password must be at least 9 characters and must contain characters from at least 3 of the following: uppercase (for example: A); lowercase (for example: a); digit (for example: 1) and non-alphanumeric (for example: ?!&).

If you have any queries regarding the application process, please contact our Admissions team at

To get the best out of the application system, we recommend that you use the following browsers or mobile devices to complete your application: 

PC or laptop:

  • Chrome
  • Microsoft Edge
  • Firefox
  • IE 11 (though note there are some known limitations if using IE)

Mobile devices*:

  • iPhone 6, 8 or 10 (note that there are some known limitations with iPhone 5 and 7)
  • Android devices using Chrome

* If you are using a mobile device you may not be able to see the navigation panel, but you will still be able to complete your application in full. It is recommended where possible that a PC or laptop is used, to allow for a better user experience.