To apply for undergraduate courses the following is required:
To apply for postrgraduate courses the following is required:
Entry requirements vary by course. Please see the exact requirements at the page of courses, or request information via an inquiry form on the right.
To apply for an undergraduate course, you should apply directly to the Universities and Colleges Admissions Service (UCAS).
To apply for a postgraduate course, you should complete the standard postgraduate application form and send this direct to the University. All completed application forms should be sent to the Direct Admissions Team at the University. There is no fixed deadline for applying for postgraduate courses, but you should send your application form to us as soon as possible as courses do fill up.
Once you have decided in which area you would like to perform research, we encourage you to have an informal discussion with staff in the relevant research centre. You should then apply using the standard postgraduate application form and send this to the faculty office for the research theme that you are applying for. You are asked to provide full details of your academic and work background and most applications require the names of two academic referees. When considering an application the University must ensure the research proposal is appropriate, the applicant is suitably qualified and adequate supervision and facilities are available. After enrolment, you must submit a formal research proposal within three months to the University's Research Degrees Sub-Committee for approval.
Sheffield is located in the centre of the UK in Yorkshire. It has excellent transport links to all major cities and airports - only two hours by train from London. Manchester is the nearest international airport.
One of the greenest cities in Europe, one third of the city lies within the beautiful countryside of the Peak District National Park.