Many young French people decide to leave France in order to study abroad and enjoy a more pragmatic and hands-on education, especially in England. In actual fact, many Study Experience advisors often hear students complain about education being too theory-based. This causes more problems than solutions as students feel that upon completing their undergraduate degree, they have not learnt anything! These feelings often arise after achieving a masters too! Study Experience would like to help you avoid this exact issue by suggesting you apply to Sheffield Hallam University where students are able to go beyond theoretical methods, and put their learning into practice whilst at university.
Sheffield Hallam University is one of Britain's largest universities, with around 30,000 students and around 4,100 staff from all over the world. We offer an impressive range of courses and state-of-t...
Created under the name of Sheffield School of Design in 1843, Sheffield Hallam University (SHU) has since grown considerably. Now the third largest British university, it welcomes 37,000 students each year, 11% of whom are international. The school has nonetheless managed to retain its intense focus on teaching its students the necessary skills needed to thrive in the professional world. Consequently, all degree programs respond to the needs and expectations of their associated professional industry and are designed in collaboration with industry professionals. A year of tuition costs around £9,250.
With about 750 undergraduate and postgraduate programs, Sheffield Hallam University offers a wide range of different courses. Its most popular degree programs are; nursing and medical science as well as tourism, logistics, urbanism, engineering, nutrition, law, and management. They all benefit from an excellent reputation among professionals who actively participate in the creation of the programs. Whether you want to study for an undergraduate degree or a masters, SHU will have something for you!
Sheffield Hallam has two campuses and some of the most modern facilities in the country. In 2010, the school invested over £100 million to build new buildings and new resources. The training centres on both campuses boast both traditional style libraries and high tech multimedia centres to which students have 24/7 access. Computers resources play a pivotal role in both individual and group work, many courses relying heavily on the university’s online systems.
Accommodation is guaranteed for first year students, whether that be via the university or via local partners. The accommodation offered is varied, including university residences, houses and apartments, all with various features. Price varies and rent usually includes all expenses – an all inclusive package so there are no issues upon arrival!
Applications and admissions to Sheffield Hallam University are made through UCAS. Study Experience is specialised in supporting and helping international students throughout the UCAS application process.
The deadline for applications is usually on January 15th of each year for entry in September. Complete applications must include; a CV, a translated Baccalaureate transcript, IELTS results, and a personal statement. The Study Experience team assists students in the writing of their personal statement and directs them towards the most relevant IELTS preparation program according to their level and needs. Regarding English entry requirements, Sheffield Hallam University requires a minimum IELTS score of 6.0.
Further education is a great investment for your future. Indeed, it is an obligatory step towards specialisation which makes you almost unique in the labour market. Far from the overly theoretical studies offered in France, the programs at Sheffield Hallam University will prepare you to face the job market. For more information on the courses offered and to apply, contact a member of the Study Experience team.
You’re preference has been saved