Established in 1905, the University of Sheffield is a public research university located in the city of Sheffield, South Yorkshire, England. Sheffield is a multi-campus university and operates campuses in the Western Bank and the St George's. The University of Sheffield is one of the original red brick universities, a member of the Russell Group of research-intensive universities, the Worldwide Universities Network, the N8 Group of the eight most research intensive universities in Northern England and the White Rose University Consortium. The university has 6 Nobel Laureates associated with it.
The university is organised into five academic faculties: Faculty of Arts and Humanities; Faculty of Science; Faculty of Engineering; Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health; and Faculty of Social Sciences. The most popular courses at the institution include Medicine, Mechanical Engineering, Psychology, Law, Management and Geography. Students' second and third years of study in a three year undergraduate course count towards their undergraduate degree classification, with assessment techniques including coursework and traditional examinations.
The total student population at the university is more than 27,900 students of which over 19,500 are enrolled in the undergraduate programs. The student to faculty ratio at the university is 16:1.
The majority of courses taught at the university offer a chance to study abroad for a semester or a year as part of the degree. Most courses allow students to tailor their degree to suit their own interests and some courses offer a year in industry or offer employment experience as part of the degree.
The University has partnered with Study Group which offers International Foundation Year and Pre-Masters Programs. The international foundation year is an intensive two or three-term program designed specifically to provide the student with a path to undergraduate degree study at the University of Sheffield. The students can choose from two foundation routes i.e. Business, Social Sciences & Humanities; and Science & Engineering. The pre-masters program offers a path to postgraduate study for international students. The students can choose from two pre-masters routes i.e. Business, Social Sciences & Humanities; and Science & Engineering.
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Notable Alumni: David Blunkett (MP and former Home Secretary), Lee Child (author), Sir Bernard Hogan-Howe (Commissioner of the Metropolitan Police Service), Jessica Ennis (Olympic Gold medallist, heptathlete), Andy Haldane (Chief Economist at the Bank of England).
The University of Sheffield Programs
The University of Sheffield Application Requirements
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The University of Sheffield Cost of studies
Undergraduate : £ 17,600.
The University of Sheffield Deadlines
January 15th for equal consideration, June 30th for further consideration
The University of Sheffield Rankings
The University of Sheffield Scholarships
1. International Undergraduate Merit Scholarship
We are delighted to offer 50 International Undergraduate Merit Scholarships. The scholarships are competitive awards worth 50% of the tuition fee for an undergraduate degree program starting in September. The scholarship is available for new international (non-EU) students.
Eligibility Criteria/ Scholarship Guidelines
You will be able to apply for a scholarship via MUSE for applicants.
You must receive an offer to study a full-time or part-time undergraduate program at the University of Sheffield by 19 April.
Your program must be scheduled to commence at the University of Sheffield in September.
You must receive an offer for a course studied in full at the University of Sheffield. All undergraduate degree courses are eligible with the exceptions of Medicine (A100/A101) and Dentistry (A200).
For tuition fee purposes you must be self-funded and eligible to pay the overseas tuition fee.
You must not be a sponsored student*.
You must enter a degree program at the University of Sheffield in program year 1 or year 2.
For scholarship purposes, all March programs are considered as postgraduate taught program and are not eligible for this or any other undergraduate scholarship.
The University of Sheffield reserves the right to review and change scholarship provision.
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