Progress to the
the University
of Sheffield

with an International Foundation Year

Your journey starts with an NCUK Foundation Year

The University of Sheffield is ranked among the best 100 universities in the world. With our Foundation Year programme, we'll help you get there.

Founded in 1905, the University is a member of the prestigious Russell Group of research-led universities, with 99% of research ranked as internationally recognised, excellent or world-leading.

The University of Sheffield already welcomes more than 28,000 students from 144 countries. When you take your Foundation Year with British Study Centres, you are guaranteed a place at one of our partner universities, which includes respected institutions like the University of Sheffield.

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Pathway Courses

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Engineering Foundation Year

Perfect for students who would like to study any of a range of engineering programmes after the Foundation Year.

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Business Foundation Year

The right choice for students interested in taking a business-related course after the Foundation Year.

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Humanities Foundation Year

Students who would like to progress to a degree such as Law, Journalism, Literature or Politics after the Foundation Year.

Study at the University of Sheffield

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Student support

Voted the number 1 students’ union in the UK for 10 years, the University of Sheffield has a tradition of providing the very best for its students.

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£250 million investment into teaching facilities, students’ union, research labs, residences, sports and library facilities.

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The Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre is the UK’s leading university-manufacturing industry collaboration working with partners such as Boeing and Rolls-Royce.

Student Case Study

“NCUK showed me the importance of independent study and helped me understand the UK system of education. NCUK is the best option to prepare for a UK degree.”

Jose David Muňetón, University of Sheffield, BSc (Hons) Physics

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Your future at the University of Sheffield

Your journey towards studying at the University of Sheffield starts with an International Foundation Year. Gain the skills you need to progress and be guaranteed a place at prestigious universities across the UK. Watch the video to find out what it's like to study at the University of Sheffield. Still not convinced? Here's why to study in the UK.

Discover our courses:

University of Sheffield popular courses

  • International Relations & Politics
  • International Business Management with study abroad
  • Electrical & Electronic Engineering
  • Computer Science

For a full list of progression courses please visit the NCUK website.