Entry requirements for students from Mauritius

We have been welcoming students from Mauritius for many years and our staff are very familiar with the Mauritian education system and qualifications.

High entrance requirements for our degree programmes at Sheffield reflect the quality of the University.

All applicants are required to have an internationally recognised English language qualification such as IELTS or equivalent. The minimum score that is accepted for entry, in line with UKBA regulations, is IELTS 6.0 or equivalent.  Please note that some departments may require a higher score.

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The information below is for guidance only - if you would like further advice please contact The Mauritius Team. Please be aware, however, that final decisions can only be made upon receipt of an official application.

Entry requirements:

Undergraduate Programmes e.g. BSc, BA, BEng/ MEng

A variety of qualifications can be considered for direct admission to undergraduate bachelor degree programmes.

A Levels Applicants with a minimum of 3 A levels will be considered for direct admission to undergraduate programmes. Required scores and subjects vary from course to course and can be found in our online prospectus.
International Baccalaureate International Baccalaureate diploma holders will be considered for
direct admission to undergraduate programmes. Required scores and subjects vary from course to course and can be found in our online prospectus.
Overseas Higher School Certificate

Holders of the Overseas Higher School Certificate will be considered for direct admission to undergraduate programmes.

Grades at Overseas Higher School Certificate will be considered entirely equivalent to British GCE A Levels.

If you don't meet the entry requirements:

Sheffield International College provides undergraduate foundation programmes specifically designed for students seeking entry into the University of Sheffield.

Visit Sheffield International College website to find out more

Postgraduate Taught Programmes e.g. MA, MSc

Holders of a Bachelors Degree

Holders of a good bachelor degree from a recognised University will be considered for direct admission to postgraduate diploma or masters programmes.

MBA Applicants

As well as suitable qualifications (as per the information above) at least 3-5 years' post-graduation work experience will be necessary for direct admission to our triple accredited MBA.

Why not visit our MBA web pages or visit our virtual MBA open day?

If you don't meet the entry requirements:

Sheffield International College provides pre-Masters programmes specifically designed for students seeking entry into the University of Sheffield.

Visit Sheffield International College website to find out more

Postgraduate Research Programmes e.g. MPhil, PhD

Holders of a good bachelor degree and a good masters degree will be considered for direct admission to postgraduate research programmes.

If you are in any doubt about whether you are eligible to study at Sheffield, please contact the Mauritius Team.

email : The Mauritius Team