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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

Chemistry Undergraduate Research Scholarships

In this scheme, some of our undergraduate students can get even more lab experience with a paid summer research placement. Students who start their degree in 2017 or later and meet the criteria will automatically be offered a placement to complete during the summer immediately before the final year of their course.

You get:

  • A paid six-week summer placement in one of our laboratories
  • An extra chance to put your research skills into practice, working with our academic staff
  • Even more work experience to include on your CV

To qualify, you need:

  • AAA or above at A level, or equivalent
  • To maintain an average grade of 60% or higher

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