Sheffield Hallam University is a multicultural institution with a vibrant and diverse student population of over 4,000 international students from more than 120 countries. The University offers dedicated international student support and a range of courses which are tailored specifically to enhancing students' employability in a global workplace.
Based across two campuses, the University offers undergraduate and postgraduate courses across a wide range of subject areas, with more than 600 undergraduate and postgraduate courses in a wide range of subject areas. Many of our courses are accredited by professional bodies so are guaranteed to meet industry-wide standards. Our postgraduate courses offer start dates in both September and January.
Sheffield Hallam was awarded Silver in the UK Government’s Teaching Excellence Framework, meaning that they consistently go beyond national quality requirements. Their distinctive approach mixes lectures and seminars with workshops, placements and real-world projects – so you graduate with the skills and experience employers want. They have invested over £100 million in new buildings and facilities over the last five years, providing innovative, flexible and sustainable spaces that enhance the student experience.
The university prides itself on the applied nature of its courses and offers guaranteed work experience on their degree courses. It has relationships with over 1,000 organisations, including the BBC, Sony, NHS and Rolls-Royce, enabling them to offer over 24,000 placements and internships every year.
Their courses have been developed with professional institutes and industry experts, so you gain the skills that employers are looking for. Many of their courses are accredited by leading professional bodies, such as the Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA), the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA). Hallam is now accredited with the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) placing us within the top 5% of business schools globally.
Sheffield is the fifth biggest city in the UK with over 60,000 students, so everything is geared towards students. Sheffield is a safe and friendly city and is in the top 10 most affordable student cities for its cost of living and accommodation. It has everything from independent shops to student bars, yet in a 20-minute bus ride you can be in the middle of the Peak District National Park. It has excellent transport links and is only about two hours from London by train.
Scholarships and grants for EU students
Sheffield Hallam invested over £5 million in financial support for their students in 2019-20.
Our Transform Together Scholarships are open to international and EU (non-UK) applicants for all full-time taught courses at Sheffield Hallam University. A half fee waiver (50% discount) is available for undergraduate and postgraduate taught courses for the first year of study. Please visit the webiste for full information https://www.shu.ac.uk/international/fees-scholarships-and-discounts/scholarships-discounts-and-bursaries/transform-together-scholarships
Study Abroad Scholarships are exclusively for international and European Union (non-UK) students starting a Study Abroad course in 2020–21. A half fee waiver (50% discount) is available. Please visit the websit for more details https://www.shu.ac.uk/international/fees-scholarships-and-discounts/scholarships-discounts-and-bursaries/study-abroad-scholarships
To find out about all our other scholarships and bursaries please visit: https://www.shu.ac.uk/international/fees-scholarships-and-discounts/scholarships-discounts-and-bursaries