Subject tasters

Our on-campus and online subject taster sessions help students experience what it is like to study at the University of Sheffield.

Chemistry taster session

Spring/Summer subject tasters have now finished for this academic year. We are due to deliver further subject tasters during the Autumn/ Winter term. Please see below previous sessions we have delivered. 

To hear about future sessions that may be of interest please register your interest and we'll let you know about any upcoming dates.

Browse our past sessions

See which subjects take part by browsing our past sessions.

Previous subject taster sessions


Bio-dental Science and Technology


East Asian Studies

English Literature

English Language and Linguistics

Geography (Physical)


Health and Human Sciences

Mechanical Engineering

Ophthalmology and Orthoptics

Physics and Astronomy


Politics and International Relations



School of Languages & Cultures: French

School of Languages & Cultures: German

School of Languages & Cultures: Portuguese

School of Languages & Cultures: Russian

School of Languages & Cultures: Spanish

Science and Engineering - Chemistry

Science and Engineering - Maths

Sociological Studies

Speech and Language Therapy

Previous on-campus subject tasters



Contact us

If you have any questions about taster sessions please email

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Advance Register for Clearing

We have places on our undergraduate courses this autumn. If you've already got your results you can apply now, or if you're still waiting for results get your name on the list by advance registering.