Entry requirements for students from Norway
We have been welcoming students from Norway for many years and our staff are very familiar with the Norwegian 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 the Vitnemål English with a grade 4. Click on the link below to find out which other qualifications we will accept.
The following information is for guidance only.
Undergraduate Programmes e.g. BSc, BA, BEng/MEng
A variety of qualifications can be considered for direct admission to undergraduate bachelor degree programmes. All applications for undergraduate programmes should be made through UCAS.
Students who hold the Norwegian Vitnemål with good grades will be considered for direct entry. Please visit our International qualifications page for details of grade equivalences.
Applicants with a minimum of 3 A levels will be considered for direct admission to undergraduate programmes.
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.
Postgraduate Taught Programmes e.g. MA, MSc
Holders of a good bachelor degree from a recognised University in Norway with a good GPA will be considered for direct admission to postgraduate diploma or masters programmes.
Postgraduate Research Programmes e.g. MPhil, PhD, PhD with Integrated Masters
Holders of a good Bachelor degree and a good Masters degree from a recognised University in Norway will be considered for direct admission to Postgraduate Research programmes.
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