The University of Sheffield is a founder member of the British Universities in Iraq Consortium

The University of Sheffield has a long established relationship with Iraq

An extraordinary student experience

We're the number one university in the Russell Group for student experience. Our Students' Union came top for the ninth year running.

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International Scholarships

We believe in rewarding international applicants who show exceptional academic achievement and potential.

Over £4.5 million in international scholarship>


We value international students and are passionate about making sure their contribution to our economy and culture is recognised.


Studying at Sheffield

We've been welcoming students from Iraq for many years and our staff are very familiar with the Iraqi education system and qualifications.

Courses on offer> Visa information> English language requirements> How to apply>
Firth Court
Student group

Scholarships and fees

We're pleased to offer a range of scholarships to students from Iraq who show exceptional academic potential. You can apply from February 2018.

Scholarships> Information for parents>

Sheffield and Iraq

We make regular visits to Iraq throughout the academic year in order to deepen our partnerships and give prospective students the opportunity to meet our team.

Visits to Iraq> PhD Arabic brochure (PDF, 4.9MB)>
Iraq skyline