Undergraduate study

Undergraduate study

Each of our academic departments runs undergraduate degrees to train up the next generation of scientific thinkers, often with accreditation by professional bodies.

Below you can find out some of the things that make a Sheffield science degree special. Full details of current undergraduate programmes are available on departments' websites.

Features of our undergraduate degrees

  • A range of single honours and dual honours degrees across seven departments, either as a three-year BSc or, in many cases, a four-year undergraduate masters course
  • Student research projects built into courses and further research experience available through the Sheffield Undergraduate Research Experience (SURE) scheme
  • Opportunities for students to broaden their horizons and build up their CVs with a year abroad or a year of employment experience
  • Mixture of lectures, small group tutorials, practical classes and careers sessions, relevant to the degree subject