sheffield university

The University’s history stretches back to 1828, when the Sheffield School of Medicine was founded, and our University Charter was granted in 1905.

The University of Sheffield was named UK University of the Year 2011 in the Times Higher Education Awards.

The University is rated 80th in world in the 2015 QS World University Rankings.

The University is ranked 97th in the world and 15th in the UK according to the 2015-16 Times Higher Education World University Rankings, a rise of three and 24 places respectively. We also came in at number 40 out of 200 universities in Europe.

The 2014 Research Excellence Framework confirmed our place as a world-leading university. The results demonstrated our research excellence across a range of disciplines, putting us in the top 10 per cent of all UK universities.

University of Sheffield is proud to be associated with 6 Nobel Prize Winners.

University of Sheffield is an International University with 25,000 students from 125 countries, and over 5,500 staff.

The research partners and clients include Boeing, Rolls Royce, Unilever, Boots, AstraZeneca, GSK, ICI, Slazenger, and many more household names, as well as UK and overseas government agencies and charitable foundations.

The academic partners include leading universities around the world. International partnerships include Worldwide Universities Network (USA, Europe and China) and our partnership with Leeds and York Universities (the White Rose Consortium) has combined research power greater than that of either Oxford or Cambridge.


Three term programme – IELTS 5.0 (minimum of 4.0 in all skills)
Two term programme – IELTS 6.0 (minimum of 5.0 in all skills)

Academic Requirement

  • 12 year education system
  • Thanvijiya Secondary School Leaving Certificate
  • Thanaweya A’ama General School Certificate


Academic Requirement:

  • Minimum 3 A-Levels
  • IB – min 34 points
  • Higher college or Second Technology Diploma
  • Indian Standard XII:
    • CBSE, ICSE,Maharashtra Board: 75% Aggregrate with 80% in Key Subject
    • West Bengal state Board: 65% Aggregate with 70% in Key subject UAE System
    • Tawjahiya (secondary School Leaving Certificate) + Recognised Foundation
  • Egypt:
    • Thanaweya A’ama + Foundation Course

English Requirement

  • IELTS: 6.0


English Requirement: IELTS : 6.5 with at least 5.5 in each component

  • Academic Requirement:
    • Bachelors degree from a recognised university : GPA 3.0
    • MBA: 3 years work experience. Minimum age 25 years


  • Academic Requirement:
    • 3 year Bachelors Degree from a reputable University : 60% or First Class
    • 4 year Bachelors Degree from a reputable University: 60% or First Class
    • MBA : 3-5 years post graduation work experience. Min Age 25 Years

A good bachelor degree with GPA 3.0 or above from a recognised university in Egypt
NOTE: Kindly refer to the university website for the entry requirements. The Entry requirements may vary as per the course.


The enrolment fee will be £180 :

  • Foundation Programme (2017-18)
  • £14,980


  • Arts, Law, Social Sciences
  • £16,800
  • Architecture
  • £21,450
  • Science, Engineering
  • £21,450
  • Medicine(3,4 & 5 Yrs)
  • £35,500
  • Psychology
  • £21,450


  • Arts, Law, Social Sciences
  • £16,000
  • Science, Engineering
  • £20,470
  • MBA
  • £21,250
  • Psychology
  • £20,470

If you are applying for your Tier 4 General or DES visa after 12 November 2015 you will need to show following funds for the living cost:

  • £1015 per month

Note: The Fees are indicative; please check the university website for course specific details and fees.

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