Ranked in the world top 100 universities (QS World University Rankings 2021) and a member of the prestigious Russell Group, Sheffield is a leading research university with a global reputation for excellence. Academic staff at the University of Sheffield are passionate about tackling the great global challenges of our time. Our research influences national and international policy and changes lives.In the most recent Research Excellence Framework (2014), 99% of our research was recognised as world-leading, internationally excellent or internationally recognised, placing us in the top 10% of all UK universities.
More than 28,000 students from over 140 countries choose to come and study at Sheffield. Our passionate and collegiate community of academics and researchers deliver world-class teaching across a wide range of disciplines in our five faculties:-
• Arts and Humanities
• Social Sciences
• Medicine, Dentistry and Health
Outside the classroom, students benefit from Sheffield’s award-winning accommodation, leading sports facilities and a thriving social scene. Our Students’ Union is the hub of all social activities for students, and provides a range of clubs and societies, events, activities and volunteering opportunities. It has been voted the best Students’ Union in the UK for the past three years (Whatuni Student Choice Awards 2019).
Home to more than half a million people, Sheffield is a vibrant city with a reputation for being friendly and welcoming. It’s also among the top ten most affordable UK university cities (2019 NatWest Student Living Index).Boasting more parks and woodlands than any other UK city, Sheffield is known for its music, art and digital scenes, striking Victorian and modern architecture, champion sport facilities, historic country houses, and rich and varied heritage. A third of the city lies within the borders of the beautiful Peak District National Park, and its central location and good transport links make Sheffield an ideal place from which to explore the UK and Europe.
Ranked in the world top 100 universities (QS World University Rankings 2021) and a member of the prestigious Russell Group, Sheffield is a leading research university with a global reputation for excellence. Academic staff at the…