Established in 1850, University of Salford is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the the urban setting of the large town of Salford (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants), North West England. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Manchester. Officially accredited/recognized by the Privy Council, University of Salford is a large (enrollment range: 15,000-19,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. University of Salford offers courses and programs leading to officialy recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. This 166 years old HE institution has a selective admission policy based on students' past academic record and grades. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. University of Salford also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, sport facilities and/or activities, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.