Funding and scholarships

The University of Sheffield runs several schemes to help you fund your studies and enhance your learning experience. These range from Experience Sheffield Scholarships, which help to cut the cost of your studies, to the Global Scholars scheme, where students attend overseas summer schools.

Scholarships at the University of Sheffield

International students

There are a range of scholarships available to high-achieving international students with excellent academic results and potential. Find out if you are eligible and how to apply by visiting the University of Sheffield's webpages for international students. 

Undergraduate scholarships for international students

Animal and Plant Sciences bursaries

We award a number of bursaries to our students each year. Their purpose is to support high achieving students who want to get extra research experience.

Student bursaries

Gabriela Montejo-Kovacevich, pictured, received our Alumni Award, which she used to study butterflies at the Natural History Museum.

The opportunities I have been given have certainly shaped my enthusiasm towards research, and I could not thank the department enough for these amazing three years.

Gabriela Montejo-Kovacevich


Gabriela Montejo-Kovacevich

Tuition fees for UK, European Union and international students are given on the University of Sheffield's webpages for undergraduates:

Tuition fees

Financial support

If you experience financial hardship while you are studying, you can apply for financial support.

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Student funding calculator

You can use the University's student funding calculator to find out which awards you could be eligible for.

Student funding calculator