University of Sheffield Academic Year
The University of Sheffield Calendar 2017-18
The Calendar for 2017-18 will be published in full in October 2017. In the meantime, the 2017-18 versions of the various sections of the General Regulations* can be accessed via the download box on the right of this page. These can be viewed with amendments taking effect in 2017-18 highlighted, or in their finalised format, with the amendments incorporated.
A summary explanation of the changes to the General Regulations for 2017-18, as well as related Examination Conventions, is provided in a memo which can be accessed via the download box on the right of this page. This memo has already been circulated to Heads of Departments and other key contacts in departments and Professional Services.
* General and Special Ordinances for Degrees
General University Regulations
General Regulations for First Degrees
General Regulations for Higher Degrees, Postgraduate Diplomas and Postgraduate Certificates
General Regulations as to Progress of Students
General Regulations as to Academic Appeals
Regulations as to the Discipline of Students
The University of Sheffield Calendar 2016-17
The Calendar sets out the Charter, Statutes and Regulations of the University.
Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the information given in these pages, but the University can accept no responsibilities for any errors or omissions. University programmes of study are continually reviewed and revised and there may well be some changes between the date of publication and the time the student embarks on the programme of study. The University reserves the right to discontinue programmes of study and to amend Ordinances and Regulations governing programmes of study whenever it sees fit. Students and others should enquire as to the up-to-date position when they need to know this.