Meet our scholarship winners
We welcome students from all over the world. Here are a selection of our previous scholarship winners - read about their experiences of the University of Sheffield
Undergraduate Merit Scholarship winners
If you wish to be part of a diverse and supportive community, then the University of Sheffield is a fantastic choice
Mateja Smitran BSc Physics , Winner of an Undergraduate Merit Taught Scholarship
University can sometimes feel overwhelming, thankfully at the University of Sheffield, there are plenty of resources dedicated to student wellbeing, whether this relates to your studies or not. If you wish to be part of a diverse and supportive community, then the University of Sheffield is a fantastic choice.
The University of Sheffield is where everyone matters and all voices are heard
Layan Hawsawi BSc Genetics , Winner of an Undergraduate Merit Scholarship
I would advise any student looking for a highly rated university with all the academic and personal support one might need, to consider the University of Sheffield their first choice. The University of Sheffield is where everyone matters and all voices are heard.
The rich academic environment and dynamic social atmosphere that Sheffield has to offer is truly exciting to be a part of
Aanchal Bhagwat, India MEng Architectural Engineering with a Year in Industry, Winner of an Undergraduate Merit Scholarship
The University of Sheffield experience combines world class teaching facilities with a lively social life which makes it an ideal choice for your degree.
I have enjoyed every day so far!
Christian Orozco BEng Civil Engineering, Winner of an Undergraduate Merit Scholarship
With all the support from the University and a city like Sheffield, life here is enjoyable!
The scholarship gave me the financial support I needed to fund for my studies, and I wouldn’t have been here without it
Tala Daher MEng Architectural Engineering , Winner of an Undergraduate Merit Scholarship
I always find myself spending hours studying in the Diamond after lectures, grabbing a bite from the café, and completing assignments overlooking St George’s Park.
Postgraduate Merit Scholarship winners
The best decision you would make in your life if you are planning to study at The University of Sheffield.
Vikrant Hari Kashyap MSc Antimicrobial Resistance, Winner of a Postgraduate Merit Scholarship
Winning a merit scholarship has not only helped me to fund my studies in a top world-ranking university but acted as a stepping stone towards achieving my goal of studying the Antimicrobial Resistance program at the university and moving on with a career in this field.
For people who want to have a high-quality student life, I believe the University of Sheffield would definitely be a good choice
An-Erh Hsieh MSc Health Economics and Decision Modelling , Winner of a Postgraduate Merit Scholarship
For international students, the University of Sheffield offers lots of resources to help you to adapt to this new environment, such as language classes which really help me a lot in terms of English speaking and listening.
Hillside views, beautiful places all around, welcoming society and the most supportive academic staff
Athulya Thankamoney Dev MSc Human Nutrition, Winner of a Postgraduate Merit Scholarship
Just go ahead and choose this university, it can serve you the perfect platform to provide wings to your precious dreams.
I guarantee that studying in Sheffield is an amazing experience that you won’t regret
Chao-Wei Lu MSc Logistics and Supply Chain Management, Winner of a Postgraduate Merit Scholarship
"Life in Sheffield is so joyful and fruitful, I’m fully adapting to the life in Sheffield and looking forward to the upcoming journey here"
My scholarship benefits my studies because after I am done with my Master's, I'd like to do a PhD
Tara Allen MA Psychology of Music , Winner of Postgraduate Merit Scholarship
I know moving to a different country is big and scary. The worry of not making friends, not understanding the cultural values, etc. What I say to that is, go with the flow, and just go for it.
For me, studying in Sheffield is a perfect experience.
Yue Wang BEng Electronics and Computer Engineering, Winner of a NCUK Undergraduate Merit Scholarship
The city is quiet and beautiful, and the local people are very friendly. I believe that studying at the University of Sheffield will give you a fantastic experience.
It’s great to meet other like-minded students with the same interests as me and to grow as engineers together
Ethan Edmunds BEng Aerospace Engineering , Winner of an NCUK Undergraduate Merit Taught Scholarship
Outside of contact hours, there are many extracurricular activities and student projects to choose from. Because of the Universities connections, there are also many opportunities for internships to gain experience in industry.
Other scholarship winners
I am really grateful to have been awarded such a generous scholarship
Sin Tung Lau March Architecture , Winner of a Social Sciences Merit Scholarship
I completed my undergraduate degree at the University of Sheffield, coming back to study at Sheffield was a natural choice.
The University of Sheffield welcomes students with different academic and industry backgrounds
Wai Kit Mak MSc Urban and Regional Planning, Winner of Sir Sze-yuen Chung Postgraduate Merit Scholarship
"The programme is for the development of skills, knowledge and personal attributes that enhance my career."
Choosing the University of Sheffield will be the best choice you will ever make
Raphael Galleh PhD Oral Microbiology, Winner of a TETFund Scholarship
Choosing the University of Sheffield will be the best choice you will ever make. With its friendly people, welcoming staff and students, quiet city and beautiful green parks.
Sheffield is a great place for students from any background
Rishab Paul BA International Relations and Politics, Winner of a GEMS Undergraduate Merit Scholarship
Sheffield is a great place for students from any background and if you work hard, you can make a difference to your life and the lives of others.
Sheffield places great focus on student experience
Buhle Ndweni MSc Health Economics and Decision Modelling, Winner of a British Chevening Scholarship
Sheffield places great focus on student experience, both on an academic and non-academic front, be it addressing the welfare and inclusiveness of all students or providing real-life working professional experience.
Studying at Sheffield is a once in a lifetime experience
Ridaa Al-Rifaie MSc Human Anatomy with Education, Winner of a British Chevening Scholarship
Studying at Sheffield is a once in a lifetime experience. You will enjoy every moment, and will have support from everyone. So do not hesitate about your decision, and be assured that you will not regret it.