The University of Sheffield is a leading research university with a global reputation for excellence. Ranked 104th in the world (QS World University Rankings 2024) and a member of the prestigious Russell Group, Sheffield offers a world-class education in a vibrant and welcoming city in the heart of the UK. Its students' union has been voted the best in the UK (Whatuni Student Choice Awards 2017-2023) and provides a range of clubs and societies, events, activities, and volunteering opportunities to enhance the student experience.
The University of Sheffield is home to world-leading research, excellent teaching, and a vibrant international community. Its researchers are passionate about tackling the great global contemporary challenges of today. Sheffield's research influences national and international policy and changes lives. It also informs our world-class teaching across a wide range of disciplines, including arts and humanities, engineering, medicine, dentistry and health, science, social sciences, and business.
More than 30,000 students from over 150 countries choose to come and study at Sheffield creating a diverse and rich community.
Home to more than half a million people, Sheffield is a vibrant and truly welcoming city, where everyone belongs. Sheffield is conveniently located in the centre of the UK, making it the ideal base for exploring the UK and Europe. It is just 2 hours away from London and 1 hour from Manchester by train.