sheffield university sociology
Five GCSEs at grade C or grade 4 or above, including mathematics and English language. We do not accept GCSE equivalents. Plus one of the following
• 112 UCAS points including at least 64 points from two A levels, or equivalent BTEC National qualifications. We accept AS levels. We accept general studies.
• 96 UCAS points from three A levels or equivalent BTEC National qualifications. We accept general studies
New UCAS tariff points system for courses starting from September 2017. This is significantly different to the current points system and uses an alternative method of calculation. You can find information about these changes on the UCAS website and use the UCAS tariff calculator to work out your points.
• Access – at least 45 credits at level 3 from a relevant Open College Network accredited course
If English is not your first language, you need an IELTS score of at least 6.5 with at least 5.5 in all skills.
We also consider other qualifications from the UCAS tariff. Applicants with alternative qualifications or a combination of qualifications and work experience will also be considered. We welcome applications from people of any age. Please contact us for further advice.
Meeting the qualifications on the entry criteria does not guarantee you a place. You should ensure that you submit a personal statement and reference as these will also be considered as part of the selection process. Guidelines on personal statements and references can be found on the UCAS website.
2018 entry requirements
You can find information on making sense of UCAS tariff points here and use the UCAS tariff calculator to work out your points.