Entry requirements

Entry requirements

If you are applying for one of our courses, the tables below explain the grades we normally expect you to achieve in your A Levels or other qualifications. However, we can accept alternative qualifications to those listed. International students may need to have an English language qualification.

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The following pages explain the University of Sheffield's guidelines on accepting other UK, EU and international qualifications. If you have a query about non-standard qualifications or A-level and AS level subject combinations that do not meet our normal entry criteria, please email maths.admiss@sheffield.ac.uk.

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A Levels

Please note: All of our courses require at least an A in maths at A Level or equivalent

Course UCAS code
Entry requirements
Three years Four years Three years Four years
Mathematics G100 G103 AAB AAA
Mathematics with Study in Europe G102 AAB + AS foreign language
Mathematics with a Year Abroad  G106 AAA
Mathematics with French G1R1 AAB (including French)
Mathematics with German G1R2 AAB (including German)
Mathematics with Spanish G1R4 AAB (including Spanish)
Accounting and Financial Management and Mathematics NG41 AAB
Business Management and Mathematics NG21 AAB
Computer Science and Mathematics GG41 G4G1 AAB AAB
Economics and Mathematics LG11 AAB
Financial Mathematics GN13 AAB
Mathematics and Philosophy VG51 AAB

Other qualifications

BTEC: DDD/DDM
International Baccalaureate: 35 points including 6 in Higher Maths
Irish Leaving Certificate: A Maths + AABB
Scottish Highers: A Maths + AAA + 2 Advanced Highers