For our three-year BSc courses, we ask for the following qualifications at A Level, or equivalent:
- ABB including Physics and Maths
For our four-year MPhys courses, we ask for the following qualifications at A Level, or equivalent:
- AAA including Physics and Maths
The following table lists some of the other qualifications we accept from students applying for one of our courses. If you have a question about your qualifications, please email firstname.lastname@example.org. There is more information about entry requirements on the University of Sheffield's webpages for undergraduate students:
- Other UK qualifications
- EU and international qualifications
- Information for students from other countries
|A-levels||ABB including Physics with practical endorsement and Maths||AAA including Physics with practical endorsement and Maths|
|International Baccalaureate||Diploma with score of 33 points including at least grade 6 in Higher Level Physics and Maths||Diploma with score of 36 points including at least grade 6 in Higher Level Physics and Maths|
|Irish Leaving Certificate||H1 H1 H2 H2 including Physics and Maths||H1 H1 H1 H1 including Physics and Maths|
|Scottish Highers||AABBB plus AB Advanced Highers in Physics and Maths||AAAAB plus AA Advanced Highers in Physics and Maths|
|Physics with a Foundation Year|
A typical offer for applicants taking A Levels would be BBB including Physics and/or Maths. We can accept other qualifications including Scottish Highers, Welsh Baccalaureate, Irish Leaving Certificate, International Baccalaureates and BTEC. A full list is given on the Science and Engineering Foundation Year website:
Don't meet our entry requirements?
International pathway programme
Our International College offers an International Foundation Year in Science and Engineering.
We've teamed up with the Open University to create a flexible way for you to study physics.