Students on campus at the University of Sheffield


Urban planners help to make the environments we live in more pleasant and practical. A degree in urban planning can set you up for success in the field, or help you develop transferable skills for other industries. Discover why you should study the subject in our blog. 

Originally from Mexico, Fatima has just finished studying the International Foundation Year in Business, Social Sciences and Humanities at The University of Sheffield International College. She reflects on the last academic year and what she has learned from being a student during the pandemic.

Tiba, our student ambassador from Iraq, shares what it has been like to study at the International College throughout a global pandemic, and offers her advice to new students on how to make the most of your experience studying with us.

Economics is an interesting subject, relevant to all areas of everyday life. There are many great reasons to study an economics degree at a UK university. Read on to find out more.

Electrical or electronic engineering are two separate equally exciting subjects. Both lead to a wide range of career opportunities, as graduates are sought after around the world. In our blog, learn about the differences between electrical and electronic engineering, and why it's such a great field of study.

English Language Preparation courses are a great way for international students to make sure they excel. Designed to boost your English levels prior to your pathway programme, these courses are very useful for ambitious students that want to succeed at university. Discover how you can benefit here.