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The University of Sheffield

Western Bank Sheffield,
United Kingdom View map
United Kingdom
#=93
Public
Very High
27,687
Yes
3,306
10,082

Postgraduate Overview

As a world top 100 university, a degree from Sheffield will be recognised and valued by employers all over the world. Academic staff at the university are experts in their fields, and in the latest Research Excellence Framework, 99% percent of Sheffield’s research was rated as internationally recognised, excellent or world-leading. As a Russell Group university, teaching is driven by our research expertise and Sheffield is ranked 22nd in Europe for teaching excellence (Times Higher Education Europe Teaching Rankings 2019). 

We offer postgraduate taught courses in a range of disciplines including arts and humanities, business, engineering, law, medicine, dentistry and health, science and social sciences. The university works closely with business, industry, the arts, government and non-governmental organisations to make sure you develop the skills you need. 

Our approach to teaching reflects the real world. We’ll show you how to manage your own work and there are opportunities to work in teams and develop leadership qualities. You’ll learn about new and emerging fields of study, technology and practices. Most importantly, you’ll gain a perspective on the real world implications, such as complex ethical debates surrounding developments in your specialist field.

The University of Sheffield is at the forefront of international research in a broad range of subject areas. We offer a wide range of research programmes in a variety of subject areas and a number of departments offer a PhD with an integrated masters.


Programs available

Postgraduate - Faculties/Departments and Programs

University Highlights

The University of Sheffield is one of the top Public universities in Sheffield, United Kingdom. It is ranked #=93 in QS Global World Rankings 2021.

Total students - 27,687

32%
68%

International students - 10,082

43%
57%

Total faculty staff - 3,306

1065
2241

Total students - 27,687

32%
68%

International students - 10,082

43%
57%

Total faculty staff - 3,306

2241
1065

Scholarships

Yes
The Scholarships above offer some form of financial aid to prospective students. Please always check the specific requirements and restrictions on scholarship availability.
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This institution accepts IELTS!
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