The first known Syrian graduate of Sheffield graduated from us in 1966

The University of Sheffield has a long established relationship with Syria

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 scholarships.>


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 Syria for many years and our staff are very familiar with the Syrian education system and qualifications.

Courses on offer> Visa information> English language requirements> How to apply>

Scholarships and fees

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

Scholarships> Tuition fees> Information for parents>

Sheffield and Syria

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

Visits to Syria> Entry requirements> Representatives in Syria> PhD Arabic brochure (PDF, 4.9MB)>
Syria map