Undergraduate Scholarships

The University is pleased to offer the following range of scholarships to students of high academic ability for September 2016 entry.

Faculty Undergraduate Scholarships 2016

We are pleased to offer scholarships to all international students starting their studies in the Faculties of Engineering, Science, Arts and Humanities, and the School of Law in September 2016:

Engineering International Scholarships

Science International Scholarships

Law International Scholarships

Arts International Scholarships

Undergraduate International Merit Scholarships 2016

In addition to the scholarships listed above the University of Sheffield also offers scholarships for students starting any undergraduate course at the University of Sheffield in September 2016.

Each scholarship is worth 50% of the Undergraduate annual tuition fee. This is guaranteed in the first year of study and is available in each subsequent year, excluding any years in industry or years abroad, subject to achieving 60% or above in the previous academic year – this applies to all undergraduate programmes except Medicine and Dentistry. Students of Medicine or Dentistry will only receive the scholarship for the non-clinical years (Medicine years 1 & 2 and Dentistry year 1).

The 50% tuition fee reduction will be deducted from the original fee before any other scholarships, discounts and rewards have been applied.

The Scholarship will be awarded on the basis of academic merit and the supporting statement. The final decision will be made by an academic panel.

If you wish to be considered for this scholarship you need to apply online, the application link will be distributed to eligible students by email from January onwards.

Applicants cannot apply for the scholarship before being offered a study place at Sheffield. The scholarship will be available only to applicants who have made the University of Sheffield their first or firm choice.

Please look at the information provided for students from your own country to see the Undergraduate International Merit Scholarships 2016 that may be available to you.

Choose your country from the list on this page

Other Undergraduate Scholarships

International Baccalaureate Merit Undergraduate Scholarships 2016

Ten scholarships are available for International Baccalaureate Diploma holders starting their undergraduate studies in September 2016.

Each scholarship is worth 50% of the annual undergraduate tuition fee. This is guaranteed in the first year of study and is available in each subsequent year, excluding any years in industry or years abroad, subject to achieving 60% or above in the previous academic year – this applies to all undergraduate programmes except Medicine and Dentistry. Students of Medicine or Dentistry will only receive the scholarship for the non clinical years (Medicine years 1 & 2 and Dentistry year 1).

The 50% tuition fee reduction will be deducted from the original fee before any other scholarships, discounts and rewards have been applied.

The International Baccalaureate scholarships are awarded on the basis of academic merit.

To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must be studying for or holding the International Baccalaureate Diploma, apply for an undergraduate study place by Friday 15 April 2016 and hold an offer of a study place for entry in September 2016. Applicants must also be self funding and classified as overseas for fee paying purposes.

Eligible students will automatically be sent details of how to apply from January onwards.

Applicants cannot apply for the scholarship before being offered a study place at Sheffield.

The scholarships will be awarded unconditionally in the first year of studies. Award in subsequent years of study is subject to the achievement of 60% overall average mark.

The deadline for applications is Friday 22 April 2016; scholarship results will be announced Friday 27 May 2016.

Advanced Placement (AP) Merit Undergraduate Scholarships 2016

There are three scholarships are available for AP holders starting their undergraduate studies in September 2016 and who have taken or are planning to take a minimum of three Advanced Placement tests.

Each scholarship is worth 50% of the annual undergraduate tuition fee. This is guaranteed in the first year of study and is available in each subsequent year, excluding any years in industry or years abroad, subject to achieving 60% or above in the previous academic year – this applies to all undergraduate programmes except Medicine and Dentistry. Students of Medicine or Dentistry will only receive the scholarship for the non clinical years (Medicine years 1 & 2 and Dentistry year 1).

The 50% tuition fee reduction will be deducted from the original fee before any other scholarships, discounts and rewards have been applied.

The Advanced Placement scholarships are awarded on the basis of academic merit.

To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must be studying for or have taken Advanced Placements, apply for an undergraduate study place by Friday 15 April 2016 and hold an offer of a study place for entry in September 2016. Applicants must also be self funding and classified as overseas for fee paying purposes.

Eligible students will automatically be sent details of how to apply from January onwards.

Applicants cannot apply for the scholarship before being offered a study place at Sheffield.

The scholarships will be awarded unconditionally in the first year of studies. Award in subsequent years of study is subject to the achievement of 60% overall average mark.

The deadline for applications is Friday 22 April 2016; scholarship results will be announced Friday 27 May 2016.