International College

Term dates

You can begin your studies at the University of Sheffield International College at multiple points in the year. 

Check course start dates for your programme 

Check the dates so you can plan your journey, book flights and make arrangements to arrive on time.  

The International Foundation Year and Pre-Masters are delivered at the International College and you will study for two or three terms depending on your English language ability. The date you start your programme will determine how long you will have between when you finish your course at the University of Sheffield International College and the beginning of your degree.

International Foundation Year and Pre-Masters

September 2019

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

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

March 2020

Term starts  Term ends 
Term 1 23 March 2020 05 June 2020
Term 2 15 June 2020 04 September 2020

English language preparation

If you need to join one of our English language courses before you start your programme, you can study one additional term of specialist English language tuition. Programmes are delivered at the University’s English Language Teaching Centre. You can choose to start in June or September.

September 2019

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