Take the first step towards a postgraduate science or engineering degree at the University of Sheffield where you’ll be part of a cutting-edge environment from day one.
Course length: Two or three terms
Three terms – September and January
Two terms – March
Age on entry:
Students will normally be 21years of age or older
Entry requirements: Check academic and English language entry requirements
Fees: Check fees for your programme
The Pre-Masters in Science and Engineering will introduce you to carrying out lab experiments and analysing statistics for research projects. This programme leads to a number of postgraduate engineering and science degrees in the engineering and science faculties at the University.
This Pre-Masters is a two or three-term programme developed in collaboration with the University. During the course you will develop your academic and English language skills needed for a masters degree in engineering or science.
You will study modules relevant to your chosen subject area, some will be compulsory for progression onto specific degree programmes at the University. This pathway includes 22 teaching hours per week.
If you need additional support to reach the English language level for this programme you can take one of our English language courses first.
Access the latest technology at the University of Sheffield’s innovative Diamond building. The new building has state-of-the-art laboratories, wind tunnels and jet engines. It also has study spaces for engineering students, a library and café.
Siung, a student from Malaysia, shows us around with a tour of the Diamond Building:
You will receive regular feedback on your progress throughout your course so you know you’re in the right track. We have a dedicated team that offers progression support throughout your studies.
Once you complete your Pre-Masters in Science and Engineering and achieve the required grades, you can enter your chosen postgraduate degree at the University of Sheffield.
! Only available to students joining the Pre-Masters in September
~ BSc in some area of bioscience or closely related subject (e.g. veterinary science, pest management, agricultural entomology, or any other agriculture related subject)
Start your application to the Pre-Masters today.
100% of Science and Engineering Pre-Masters students who completed their course were offered a place to study at the University of Sheffield in 2017.