University of Sheffield
University of Sheffield is a universitywide partner in Sheffield, United Kingdom.
Semester I: last week of September - 1st week of February
Orientation generally commences the 3rd week of September for Semester I and the 1st week of February for Semester II.
Exams take place late January for Semester I and in May for Semester II.
GPA (Average Grade)
A guideline entry requirement would be a 7 as an average grade. However students with lower grades could be considered too. Usually departments are flexible and students may be required to take first year modules if their overall grade on the transcript is low. Usually something can be worked out. Students with lower grades are encouraged to contact the international office (see below)
Students on exchange for 6 months or less do not have to hand in an official test.
|Areas of study open for exchange students
More information on the what can I study page. You may choose modules across as many departments as you wish, subject to pre-requisites and timetabling.
It is not possible to study modules in the following departments.
Modules starting XXX6 are postgraduate modules and these are not usually open to exchange students
|Courses at Master level
|Language of instruction
Students can apply online for University owned accommodation once they have received their applicant number. University housing is only be guaranteed for students studying in Sheffield for the full academic year.
|Estimated living costs per month
You can find information on this university’s credits in the credit conversion table
Please note: official transcripts can not be issued directly after your exchange in semester 1. You will have to wait for an official transcript until July/August
Selection has not been necessary in the last few years.
If you have any questions about this universitywide partner university, contact the universitywide International Office:
Asia & Latin America
Name: Ms. Clim Gorissen
North America & UK
Name: Ms. Cathelijne van Weelden
Australia, New Zealand, South Africa & Spain*
Name: Ms. Tessel Arendsen
* Universidad Complutense de Madrid and Universitat de Barcelona
Europe & Middle East
Name: Ms. Mandy van den Houten
General exchange questions
Names: Tamar Oderwald and Patrick Chan
Erasmus+ grant questions
The International Office can only help you with questions related to the content of your Learning Agreement and with signing documents on behalf of the Sending Institution.
For all other Erasmus+ grant related questions, please refer to the Erasmus+ grants for Studies page (scroll down to “Contact the Erasmus Office” to make an appointment) or send an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org
For questions about faculty programmes and internships, contact the Faculty International Offices.
Phone: +31 (0)30-2531224
Office hours for calling: Tuesday and Thursday, 14:00-15:30
Make an appointment via Teams
We are available for appointments via Teams. If you have a question, use the calendar below to make an appointment.
If you are unable to make it to your appointment, please do not forget to cancel.