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University of Sheffield

NCUK Undergraduate Scholarships

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2500 GBP
United Kingdom
Not specified
Application deadline


University of Sheffield can support you financially if you are admitted to one of its study programmes as an international student.

University of Sheffield awards scholarships, bursaries, tuition fee reductions and discounts that help you cover existing tuition and living costs. 


Scholarship type

Merit based

Number of scholarships to award



£2,000 or £2,500

Scholarship coverage

  • tuition fee reduction


The NCUK Undergraduate Scholarships is offered to students progressing from an NCUK pathway to the undergraduate courses at the University of Sheffield.

Applicable programmes


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


  • Your degree or foundation degree must be scheduled to commence at the University of Sheffield in September.
  • 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 have choosen the University of Sheffield as your firm or insurance choice before 4.00pm (UK time) on 6 June.
  • 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% (wmg) or above and achieving a minimum of 120 credits in the previous academic year. This excludes any years in industry or study abroad periods.
  • You must enter a degree programme at the University of Sheffield in year 1. If you are entering in year 2, you would be eligible for this scholarship, providing you are not receiving a scholarship/award as part of a collaborative programme with your home institution.
  • You must be self-funded and classified as overseas for tuition fee purposes.
  • You must not be a sponsored student.
  • The scholarship is for full-time and part-time students only. Students studying online or via distance learning are not eligible for a scholarship.

Scholarship requirements




United Kingdom



Study experience required

High school




Application deadline

Not specified

No additional scholarship application is required. If you meet the eligibility and award criteria the scholarship will be applied as a tuition fee discount.

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