Welcome to the University of Sheffield

We are working hard to ensure that our University community continues to thrive and look forward to welcoming you to Sheffield.

Check out our new Autumn 2020 pages for info on how we're preparing for your arrival.

Join our Offer Holder Facebook Group to connect with other prospective students and hear from Student Ambassadors about their experiences.

Got questions about registering for our pre-sessional English course? Read these FAQs

Keeping you safe: how we're preparing for Autumn 2020

Rachel answers your questions about digital learning and teaching.

The University is currently planning to offer a blend of face-to-face teaching in small groups in Sheffield, where social distancing can be maintained, supported by digital delivery. 

This week's upcoming information sessions and Q&As

Please join on time as we don't want you to miss anything! Note some live sessions are limited to 100 participants. 

Date Time (UK) Audience What Description Link 
Every weekday 8:45am - 5:30pm  All offer holders Online chat to English Language Teaching Centre Get answers to questions about our pre-sessional English language course. Chat now
Every Tuesday and Thursday 11am - 5pm All offer holders  Online chat to international recruitment team Get answers to questions about studying at Sheffield. Join chat
6 August 2020 1pm - 2pm Department of Electronic and Electrical Engineering postgraduate offer holders Introduction to our MSc courses Join to find out details of the course structure and what your academic experience will be like at Sheffield. There will be the opportunity to ask questions in Mandarin live. 

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Meeting ID: 968 400 180

7 August 2020 1pm - 2pm MA Global Journalism offer holders An introduction to our Global Journalism MA Join us for a detailed look into our MA in Global Journalism led by Dr Emma Heywood, the course leader. There will be a live Q&A session during which you will have the opportunity to ask specific questions about the degree and also more general questions about living and studying in Sheffield. Join session
18 August 2020 12:30pm - 1:30pm Civil and Structural Engineering postgraduate offer holders Civil and Structural Engineering at the University of Sheffield The webinar will be delivered in Mandarin, i.e. Pu Tong Hua”, but not in “English” or “Cantonese”. Dr Songdong Shao, Senior Lecturer in the Department of Civil and Structural Engineering will share more on the Postgraduate MSc opportunities offered from the Department. There will be the opportunity to ask questions live for an immediate response. Join  session
20 August 2020 12:30pm - 2pm All Indian undergraduate offer holders India undergraduate pre-departure session Chat to staff and current students about arriving in Sheffield and life as a student Join session
20 August 2020 5pm - 6:30pm All Latin American offer holders Latin America pre-departure chat Chat to staff and current students about arriving in Sheffield and life as a student Join session
2 September 2020 12pm - 2pm All Indian postgraduate offer holders India pre-departure postgraduate session Chat to staff and current students about arriving in Sheffield and life as a student Join session

Faculty focus

Explore subject and course specific taster sessions and virtual tours of departmental facilities.