International College
Student pathways to The University of Sheffield

International Foundation Year
and Pre-Masters

These courses are delivered at the University of Sheffield International College and run for either two or three terms. Terms start in January, March and September.

September 2018 start 

Term starts Term ends
Term 1 10 September 2018 14 December 2018
Term 2 07 January 2019 15 March 2019 
 Term 3 01 April 2019  07 June 2019 

January 2019 start 

Term starts Term ends
Term 1 02 January 2019 15 March 2019
Term 2 01 April 2019

07 June 2019

Term 3 17 June 2019  06 September 2019 

March 2019 start 

Term starts Term ends
Term 1 25 March 2019 07 June 2019
Term 2 17 June 2019

06 September 2019

English preparation courses

These programmes are delivered at the University's English Language Teaching Centre and run for one or two terms. Terms start in April, June and September.

June 2018 start


Term starts Term ends
Term 1 18 June 2018  31 August 2018
Term startsTerm endsTerm 119 September 201616 December 2016Term 204 January 201717 March 2017Term 303 April 201709 June 2017
Term startsTerm endsTerm 119 September 201616 December 2016Term 204 January 201717 March 2017Term 303 April 201709 June 2017

September 2018 start


Term starts Term ends
Term 1 17 September 2018  14 December 2018

April 2019 start


Term starts Term ends
Term 1 29 April 2019  08 June 2019
Term 2 24 June 2019 31 August 2019

June 2019 start


Term starts Term ends
Term 1 24 June 2019 31 August 2019