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 and March.

September 2019 start 

Term starts Term ends
Term 1 09 September 2019 13 December 2019
Term 2 06 January 2020

13 March 2020

Term 3 30 March 2020 05 June 2020

January 2020 start 

Term starts Term ends
Term 1 02 January 2020 13 March 2020
Term 2 30 March 2020

05 June 2020

Term 3 15 June 2020 04 September 2020

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 and June.

June 2019 start


Term starts Term ends
Term 1 24 June 2019 30 August 2019

September 2019 start


Term starts Term ends
Term 1 23 September 2019 20 December 2019