Skip to content

Programs : Brochure

This page is the brochure for your selected program. You can view the provided information for this program on this page and click on the available buttons for additional options.
Fact Sheet:
Program Type: Exchange Area of Study: Biochemistry, Business, Chemistry, Computer Science, Economics, Engineering, History, Language, Literary Studies, Mathematics, Molecular Biology, Philosophy, Physics, Political Science, Psychology, Sociology, Visual and Performing Arts
Eligibility: All Majors, Graduate, Undergraduate Instruction Language: English
Program Description:
Click "Apply for Exchange" to complete an exchange nomination application, which will be reviewed on a competitive basis after the deadline.  Within the application, you will be able to indicate your interest in up to three exchange programs.
Apply for Exchange
Sheffield Logo globalopps@sheffield.ac.uk
Sheffield Banner
Program Overview New Program Overview
The University of Sheffield is an extraordinary place to learn and has a thriving community of over 5,000 international students from 125 countries. The university's strong reputation attracts the best students from around the world. 

Recent surveys put the University of Sheffield in the top ten of universities in the UK and the top 100 in the world (QS World University Rankings). The university invests millions to create the right environment for its students, including the best equipment, outstanding facilities, and a range of support services.
 
 Learn more about University of Sheffield
About City  About Sheffield
By selecting Sheffield for your time abroad, you're choosing a city like no other. Sheffield is a city of stunning landscapes, rich in culture and history, with a modern outlook and a million things to see and do. With more than 50,000 students in Sheffield, the city offers a variety of shops, attractions, galleries, parks, and museums. Students can enjoy all the buzz and stimulation of city life, but none of the stress. Instead, students will encounter a welcoming, friendly, and laid-back feel. Centrally located in the UK, Sheffield is only two hours away from London by train.
 
Sheffield City
For more information, visit the Living in Sheffield webpage.
Academic Programs Academics and Courses
Courses at Sheffield are known as modules. Modules are made up of regularly scheduled class sessions of one or more hours per week during the semester. Depending on the subject area, these may include lectures, seminars, tutorials, and labs. Exchange students will be assessed in the same way as other University of Sheffield students and are expected to attend any examination required as part of the course. A typical workload for a semester will be approximately 30 ECTS credits.

Students studying in Sheffield for the fall semester may choose to finish their courses in December in order to return to UTD in time for the spring semester. Courses may be limited; see an Education Abroad advisor for more details. Review the December Finish Fact Sheet for more information.

Orientation Program: Orientation programs take place at the start of each academic semester, and include loads of events and activities to help you find your way around Sheffield.
For more information, visit the Academic Programs webpage.
Housing Housing
All exchange students students are guaranteed a single room in University-owned accommodation if they apply by the deadline. Student accommodation is within walking distance of the University and public transportation is both affordable and easily accessible.
For more information, visit the Accommodations webpage.
Student Visa Student Visa
Depending on nationality and length of stay, exchange students accepted to study at the University of Liverpool for 6 months or less will typically need to obtain a Short Term Study Visa prior to their arrival. If a visa is required, applications should be submitted online through the UK Visas & Immigration webpage.  Since visa rules and regulations change frequently, consult the nearest embassy or consulate of the United Kingdom for the most up-to-date information.
For more information, visit the Visa Fact Sheet 
Testimonials Student Testimonials
"Sheffield is a great place to experience England. It gives the feel of small town life with big town fun. It was a great place to spend four months." - Julie Fritzshall, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign 
Campus Location Campus Map
 

 
Resources Program Resources
Click the link(s) below for more information about the program:
 
 
Program Contact Information
University of Sheffield
University of Sheffield - Global Opportunities & Exchanges
globalopps@sheffield.ac.uk

UT Dallas
Education Abroad

Student Services Building (SSB) 3.400
EducationAbroad@utdallas.edu
Click here to open an exchange nomination application:

Apply for Exchange


Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Fall 2018 02/15/2018 ** Rolling Admission 09/18/2018 02/03/2019

** Indicates rolling admission application process. Applicants may be notified of their acceptance prior to the application deadline.