Venue for the BUTEX 5th Symposium : The University of Salford
At the University of Salford we are proud of our place in the world. Situated in the heart of the vibrant Greater Manchester conurbation we play a significant role in the community. And while our heart is anchored in the North West of England, we have a powerful global reach. The Times Higher Education ranked the university as one of the top 200 most international universities out of 800 worldwide, reflecting our global outlook, our diversity and our proactive and dynamic approach. The University develops and supports innovative research focusing on global challenges, and we are proud of our strong links to industry, with Industrial Collaboration Zones (ICZ’s) being at the heart of our vision and strategy.
We have over 18,000 students, this includes more than 3,000 international students from over 100 countries, creating a vibrant and multicultural atmosphere on our campuses: Peel Park, where traditional mixes with the modern to house art and design, computing and networks, science and engineering, the business school and built environment; Fredrick Road, which houses our state-of-the-art nursing and health science suites; and MediaCityUK, where we are the only university situated at the heart of the creative industries, sharing space with BBC, ITV and a host of entrepreneurial start-ups and growing businesses.
This year, as we celebrate our 50th anniversary, we are happy to host the 5th BUTEX Symposium and welcome you to the University of Salford at MediaCityUK.