University Officers' Training Corps

Sheffield UOTC


Sheffield UOTC recruits from universities across the local area. They are part of Yorkshire Officer Training Regiment, which combines Leeds UOTC and Sheffield UOTC into one unit.

Below lists which universities we recruit from and how to join us during your university's Freshers' week.  

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Freshers'/Recruitment Fair 2018

Come and find us at your university’s Freshers' Fair! We will be at the following universities on these dates:


  • Sheffield – 17th to 21st – Students Union Recruitment Fair
  • Sheffield Hallam – 24th to 28th – Students Union Recruitment Fair


Any Questions? Message us!

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Open Evenings 2018

In addition to Freshers' Fairs, you can also come along to our Open Evening, where you can meet staff and current students.

This will be held at our base 9th October from 1800.


Application Form


Selection Event 2018

To join Sheffield UOTC, you will need to attend one of our Selection/Induction Events, here we will assess your suitability to join our unit. This will include leadership tasks and interviews. Travel and food will be provided. You will need to attend one of the following dates: 

  • 29th September 
  • 6th or 7th  October

There is no need to be nervous, we are looking for potential leaders, not the finished article. If you are successful you will be invited to join and begin training from 10th October.



Medical Days 2018

You will need to pass an Army Medical to make sure you are physically and mentally fit to join our unit. You will need to attend one of the following days:


  • 23rd or 29th


  • 6th

Details for pick ups and timings will be provided at the Selection Event. After passing the Medical, you can start training!

3 steps to join

  1. Step 1

    Find us at a Fresher's fair or come to an Opening Evening and get an Application Form

  2. Step 2

    Attend the Selection Event and Medical

  3. Step 3

    Start training!

Any Questions? Message us!