Scholarships Merit-based
University of Sheffield

NCUK undergraduate scholarship

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Multiple disciplines
2500 GBP
United Kingdom
Not specified
Application deadline


The University of Sheffield welcomes scholarship applications from high-achieving international students with excellent academic results and potential. They are offering 75 scholarships worth 50% of your tuition fees for each year (subject to a 60% average) of your undergraduate degree. 


Scholarship type

Merit based

Number of scholarships to award



Up to £2,500 per year

Scholarship coverage

  • tuition fee reduction


They are pleased to offer the NCUK Undergraduate Scholarship to new international students joining an undergraduate degree programme at the University of Sheffield from an NCUK Study Centre.

Applicable programmes


The scholarship is worth £2,000 for courses in the Faculty of Arts and Humanities and Faculty of Social Sciences and £2,500 for courses in the Faculty of Engineering, Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health, and Faculty of Science.


  • Your degree or foundation degree must be scheduled to commence at the University of Sheffield in September 2022.
  • You must enter the University of Sheffield directly from an NCUK Study Centre.
  • All undergraduate degree programmes are included except for Medicine (A100/A101) and Dentistry (A200).
  • The scholarship will be awarded automatically – no scholarship application is required in the first or any subsequent years.
  • You must choose the University of Sheffield as your firm or insurance choice before 16:00 (UK time) on 17 June 2022.
  • Subject to meeting the eligibility and award criteria the scholarship will be guaranteed in your first year of study. The award is applicable to each subsequent academic year of study, subject to achieving 60% or above and achieving a minimum of 120 credits in the previous academic year. This excludes any years in industry or study abroad periods.
  • The scholarship will not be applied during any optional or compulsory study abroad periods or year in industry.
  • You must enter a degree programme at the University in programme year 1.
  • The scholarship will take the form of a tuition fee reduction only.
  • You must be self-funded and classified as overseas for tuition fee purposes.
  • You must not be a sponsored student*.
  • The scholarship cannot be awarded in-conjunction with any funding (full or partial) from an external sponsor**, excluding a loan, which has to be paid back in full.
  • The scholarship is for full-time and part-time students only. Students studying online or via distance learning are not eligible for a scholarship.
  • Part-time students will receive the full value of a one year of scholarship split pro-rata over the duration of an equivalent single full-time academic year.
  • The scholarship cannot be awarded in conjunction with any of the following scholarships:

o International Undergraduate Merit Scholarship 2022

o International Undergraduate Scholarship 2022

o International Baccalaureate Undergraduate Merit Scholarship 2022

o NCUK Merit Scholarship 2022

o GEMS International Merit Scholarship 2022

  • In the event that you are selected for any of the above scholarships the most valuable award will take precedence.
  • The scholarship can be awarded in conjunction with any available scholarships from the Department or Faculty you will be studying in, subject to not becoming a sponsored student*. Please use the funding calculator to find out if any scholarships are available from your Department/Faculty.
  • This scholarship cannot be deferred to a future year of entry. If you decide to defer entry to another year you forfeit this award.

Scholarship requirements


Multiple disciplines


United Kingdom


226 nationalities

Study experience required

High school




Application deadline

Not specified
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