International College
Student pathways to The University of Sheffield

Did you know that Sheffield has some of the lowest costs of living in the UK?

Sheffield is ‭the fourth largest city in the UK and enjoys lower prices than other cities, like London, when it comes to accommodation, ‭food and general day-to-day expenses. Not only will you experience the excellent student life of Sheffield, you'll be getting all of it cheaper. Additionally, London is only a train journey ‭away, so if you want to visit the capital and its famous landmarks, it's easy to get there for a day trip.

Common expenses

  • Regular cappuccino: £2.55
  • Meal in an inexpensive restaurant: £12
  • Tram journey within city centre: £1.20 (students must present their uCard for this rate)
  • Tram day ticket: £3.00
  • Cinema ticket: £6.25 - £8.99 (including student discount)

*Prices correct at time of publishing