Prospective international students

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International students
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Undergraduate study

Find your course

We have a thriving community of over 5,000 international students from 125 countries.


Our 300+ undergraduate courses cover over 75 different subject areas, so you’re sure to find the perfect one for you.

Choose your undergraduate course
Internatioanl students

Postgraduate study and research

Pursue the extraordinary

Our reputation attracts the best students from around the world. A Sheffield qualification is recognised internationally and gives you an edge in the global careers market.

Postgraduate courses and research

Your country

Lots of information specific to your country, including who to contact to find out more.

Find your country

British education at its best

A world top-100 university with a reputation for teaching excellence and world-class research.

Our academic reputation
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Financial help

You could qualify for one of our scholarships or awards.

Safe and affordable accommodation

We offer great value accommodation in some of Sheffield’s most sought-after locations.

What our students say

Our international students describe what it’s like to live and study here.

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International students in Sheffield

Our city

A warm welcome

Sheffield is a special place: friendly, vibrant, multicultural and safe. Plus the cost of living is 25 per cent lower than London.

Why Sheffield?
Sheffield city centre