A world class university – a unique student experience

As a member of the Russell Group, the University of Sheffield has a global reputation for outstanding teaching and research.

Key Facts/Academic Strengths

  • Voted Number One in the UK for Student Experience (Times Higher Education Student Experience Survey 2014-15)
  • Best Students Union in the UK for the last six years
  • Rated 80th in the World (QS World University Rankings 2015)
  • Ranked 15th in the UK (Times Higher World University Rankings 2015-16)

Facilities

  • The Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre is the UK's leading university-manufacturing industry collaboration working with partners such as Boeing and Rolls-Royce
  • £81 million state of the art teaching and learning building will be built in 2016
  • Newly located £11.5 million Management School
  • £23 million library providing a 24/7 service

International Student Community

Students from over 120 countries have chosen to study at the University of Sheffield. Global Campus is a series of events and workshops that run throughout the year designed to help international students to settle into life in the UK and gain as much experience as possible from their university studies

Location

The University of Sheffield is located in the heart of the city. Sheffield is a vibrant and student focused city with a wide range of entertainment including the largest theatre complex outside of London. The city has its own airport and is just an hour’s train journey from Manchester and two hours from London.