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The University of Sheffield

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  • SIZE> 12,000 students

  • AGEMature

  • STATUS Private

  • RESEARCH High

  • FOCUS Comprehensive

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The University of Sheffield is one of the UK´s leading and largest universities, with over 27,000 students from 143 countries. A member of the UK’s Russell Group, we have a reputation for world-class teaching and research excellence across a wide range of subjects. We are in the world's top 100 universities. We are ranked 80th in global rankings and 15th in the UK. We are the leading UK university for student experience, having been voted number 1 in the UK for student experience in the 2014-2015 Times Higher Education Student Experience Survey. We have five Nobel Prize-winners in Medicine and Chemistry. Many of our alumni have gone on to hold positions of great responsibility and influence around the world. We have invested millions in our facilities - including a £23 million learning resource centre, an £81 million new Engineering Building to be completed by 2016, and £11.5 million in a world class Management School building. Our global research partners include Boeing, Rolls Royce, Unilever, AstraZeneca, Glaxo SmithKline, Siemens, Airbus, and many more. Sheffield is one of the UK’s most popular cities for students. It is a friendly, safe and affordable place to live.

69
2014
80
2015
84
2016
  • 66.90
    Overall Score
  • 70.3
    Academic Reputation
  • 66.2
    Employer Reputation
  • 62.7
    Faculty Student
  • 52
    Citations per Faculty
  • 84.8
    International Faculty
  • 97.1
    International Students
51-100
2014
51-100
2015
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2016
22
2017
  • 80.10
    Overall Score
  • 79.5
    Academic Reputation
  • 97
    Citations per Paper
  • 62.4
    Employer Reputation
  • 85.4
    H-index Citations
101-150
2016
Graduate Employability Ranking
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Number of academic faculty staff

In total
2,944
International
901

Number of students

24,845
Postgraduate 28%
Undergraduate 72%

Number of international students

8,528
Postgraduate 51%
Undergraduate 49%
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