Department Alumni network

Meet current members of our department and find out why they chose Sheffield, learn about their experiences of the UG and PG courses, and discover our large alumni network who share their career highlight and successes.


The Department of Music at the University of Sheffield would like to share and celebrate your music activities and recent success stories with the wider university community.

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Recent music alumni events have included a orchestra weekend and remembrance concert to honour legacy of renowned classical musician, Peter Cropper. The concert, which celebrated the life and music of the founder and former leader of the internationally renowned Lindsay Quartet, featured performances by musicians who studied in the University of Sheffield’s Department of Music over the past 50 years. Graduates from the University who performed in the concert work with prestigious orchestras and music institutions all over the world. 

Peter Cropper Orchestra Firth Hall
University music graduates return to honour legacy of renowned classical musician

To find out more about upcoming music alumni events, join the University of Sheffield Department of Music Alumni Facebook group.

Alumni also get exclusive discount to University of Sheffield Concert Series. The Concerts programme includes scores of international and award-winning performers from across world, jazz, folk, contemporary and classical music. There's also a series of concerts from our talented current students and an annual alumni concert. All in all, something to astonish and delight music lovers of all tastes! Graduates of the University of Sheffield are eligible for a 10% discount per booking. Tickets must be purchased online via TicketSource, through the University of Sheffield Concerts website.

Find out more about the many benefits you can receive as an alumni.

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Tuition fee discount

As a Sheffield graduate, you’re entitled to a discount on your tuition fees. The discount you'll receive depends on the grade you achieve or achieved in your undergraduate course and the level of study:

Postgraduate Taught Alumni Loyalty Award 

  • 10% discount if you achieve a 2:2 (capped at £1,500) or attended a Study Abroad/Erasmus programme with us.

Postgraduate Taught Alumni Excellence Scholarship

  • 20% discount if you achieve a First (capped at £2,500)
  • 15% discount if you achieve a 2:1 (capped at £2,000) 

Postgraduate Research Courses

  • 10% discount on tuition fees (capped at £1,500).

Alumni Rewards