The University of Sheffield

  • Sheffield.

    Firth Court, Sheffield.


The University of Sheffield was founded over a hundred years ago, and wants to inspire innovative collaboration across subject areas and with individuals, businesses and organizations to solve the more pressing problems we face, both close to home and around the world. The university scores high on international rankings, and was announced as the university with the best student experiences, facilities and accommodation in the Times Higher Education Student Experience Survey in 2014. Sheffield, also known as the "Steel City", is located in South Yorkshire in England with approximately 1.600.000 inhabitants.


Type of agreement

About the agreement
The agreement applies for landscape architecture (bachelor and master students).

Who can apply
For all Erasmus agreements it is necessary to have attained 60 credits on your current NMBU program before commencing on an exchange study abroad.

Number of study places
One student for one year, or two students for one semester each.

Language of teaching


Students must select 60 Sheffield credits (30 NMBU credits) for one semester.

Semester timing
Autumn semester: end of August - December.
Spring semester: end of January - June.

NOTE: Please be aware that postgraduate (Masters) level grades are not finalised until November each year, regardless of which semester you are there. This is because they must be moderated by an external examiner. A letter containing the provisional grades can be requested from the receiving departments in the meantime.

Tuition Fees
Erasmus students must continue to pay NMBU’s semester fee, plus register at NMBU whilst they are on exchange. However, it is not necessary to pay any types of fee at the partner university.

Sheffield University.

The University of Sheffield.


Published 21. February 2017 - 14:25 - Updated 12. June 2018 - 14:30