Studying at the University of Sheffield gives you the best of all worlds. World-class teaching that's driven by the latest thinking. Practical experience to prepare you for the challenges ahead. And a supportive community that puts you first.
Founded in 1905, the University of Sheffield is one of the World's top 100 universities according to QS World University Rankings and has more than 24,000 students, including over 5,000 international students, from 117 countries.
It was also ranked top in the Yorkshire and Humber region for student satisfaction in the 2013 National Student Survey, maintaining an overall satisfaction score of 90 per cent for the third year running.
The University’s reputation for world-class research attracts multinational companies like Boeing, Rolls-Royce, and BAe Systems.
After graduation, more students decide to stay and live in Sheffield than any other city.
In the UK’s top 10 for research power, according to 2008 Research Assessment Exercise.
Number One Students' Union in the UK - THE Student Experience Survey 2013, NSS 2013
University of the Year 2011 – Times Higher Education Awards
Five Nobel Prize-winners in Medicine and Chemistry.
Won our fourth Queen's Anniversary Prize for our Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre with Boeing