Entry requirements

Entry requirements

If you are applying for one of our courses, the tables below explain the grades we normally expect you to achieve in your A Levels or other qualifications. However, we can accept alternative qualifications to those listed. International students may need to have an English language qualification.

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The following pages explain guidelines on accepting other UK, EU and international qualifications. If you have a query about non-standard qualifications or A-level and AS level subject combinations that do not meet our normal entry criteria, please email maths.admiss@sheffield.ac.uk.

Further Maths, TMUA and STEP | Other UK qualifications | EU and international qualifications | Information for students from other countries

A Levels

Please note: All of our courses require at least an A in maths at A Level or equivalent

Course UCAS code
Entry requirements
BSc / BA MMath / MComp BSc / BA MMath / MComp
Mathematics G100 G103 AAB AAA
Mathematics with a Placement Year GG11 GG12 AAA AAA
Mathematics and Statistics G112 G110 AAB AAA
Mathematics and Statistics with a Placement Year GG13 GG14 AAA AAA
Mathematics with Study in Europe G102 AAB + AS foreign language
Mathematics with a Year Abroad  G106 AAA
Mathematics with French G1R1 AAB (including French)
Mathematics with German G1R2 AAB (including German)
Mathematics with Spanish G1R4 AAB (including Spanish)
Accounting and Financial Management and Mathematics NG41 AAB
Business Management and Mathematics NG21 AAB
Computer Science and Mathematics GG41 G4G1 AAB AAA
Computer Science and Mathematics with Year in Industry
Economics and Mathematics LG11 AAB
Financial Mathematics GN13 AAB
Mathematics and Philosophy VG51 AAB

The more mathematics and statistics that applicants have studied before joining our programmes the better prepared they are. The following webpage includes information about other qualifications we may consider alongside the A Level entry requirements listed above.

Information on Further Maths, TMUA and STEP

Other qualifications

International Baccalaureate: 35 points including 6 in Higher Maths
Irish Leaving Certificate: A Maths + AABB
Scottish Highers: A Maths + AAA + 2 Advanced Highers