Terms & Conditions

The terms and conditions below only apply to students beginning their studies at the University of Sheffield before 21 September 2015. Any students starting after this date should refer to the 2015 Alumni/Sibling and Spouse terms and conditions.

Alumni Rewards

The Alumni Reward is worth £1,000 per year of study.

In order to qualify for an Alumni Reward, you must:

• Be starting a new undergraduate or postgraduate course at the University of Sheffield,
• Be self-funding and classed as `overseas´ for fee purposes and,
• Have previously graduated from a degree course or Study Abroad programme at the University of Sheffield OR have a brother, sister, mother, father, grandmother, grandfather, husband or wife who has done so.
• Only one Alumni reward OR Sibling and Spouse Reward can be awarded per person. Both the Alumni reward and the Sibling and Spouse reward cannot be provided simultaneously.
• For PGR students the Alumni/Sibling and Spouse reward can only be awarded for each year tuition fees are paid, no discounts or payments will be issued in writing up periods.
• The alumni reward is not applicable for Integrated Studies students moving from the Masters' to the PhD section of their course.
• Students of Distance Learning courses are eligible for a relative proportion of the standard full alumni reward discount based on the fees of the DL course in relation to the full-time version of the same course. If a full-time equivalent is not available a similar course from the same department will be used. 
• An additional £500 discount is available per year of study for an individual student if they have previously achieved a 1st class degree classification in their Undergraduate studies at the University of Sheffield. This does not apply if the alumna/alumnus is a brother, sister, mother, father, grandmother, grandfather, husband or wife.
• You must apply for a discount either prior to starting your course or in your first year, there will be no retrospective discounts applied.

Alumni Rewards can be awarded in addition to University of Sheffield International Scholarships.

The Alumni Reward will be deducted from your tuition fees.

Sibling & Spouse Rewards

The Sibling & Spouse Reward is worth £1,000 per year of study.

In order to qualify for a Sibling & Spouse Reward you must:

• Be starting a new undergraduate or postgraduate course at the University of Sheffield,
• Be self-funding and classed as `overseas´ for fee purposes and,
• Have a brother, sister, mother, father, grandmother, grandfather, husband or wife who are currently studying here (or starting their studies at the same time as you).
• Only one Alumni reward OR Sibling and Spouse Reward can be awarded per person. Both the Alumni reward and the Sibling and Spouse reward cannot be provided simultaneously.
• For PGR students the Alumni/Sibling and Spouse reward can only be awarded for each year tuition fees are paid, no discounts or payments will be issued in writing up periods.
• Students of Distance Learning courses are eligible for a relative proportion of the standard full sibling and spouse reward discount based on the fees of the DL course in relation to the full-time version of the same course. If a full-time equivalent is not available a similar course from the same department will be used.
• You must apply for a discount either prior to starting your course or in your first year, there will be no retrospective discounts applied.

We may request to see a marriage or birth certificate (or a copy of) in order to approve your application.

Sibling & Spouse Rewards can be awarded in addition to University of Sheffield International Scholarships.

The Sibling & Spouse Reward will be deducted from your tuition fees.