A world-class university – a unique student experience

Vice-Chancellor comment

The northern powerhouse

We need to build the infrastructure for innovation to create a resurgence in Britain’s industrial heartland, says our Vice-Chancellor.

Powering the economy
Compass: north


A world top-100 university

We’re known for the excellence, impact and distinctiveness of our research-led learning and teaching.


A global university

We are international

We’re leading on a social media campaign to highlight the value of international staff and students. Our Vice-Chancellor has also commented on the importance of international students.

We are international campaign


Transforming re-offender rehabilitation

Our pioneering research into how offenders move away from crime is helping to transform the practice of offender rehabilitation across Singapore, Chile and the United States.

Shaping global policy

Working with business

Our business partnerships help solve real-world problems and bring commercial success.

The University and the city

A better place to live, work and visit

We’re working with partners and friends in Sheffield to help shape a culturally and economically vibrant city.

How we're transforming the city
Firth Court building

Undergraduate study

Experience the best

Your time as a student at the University of Sheffield is unique. You’ll get a high-quality education from a world top-100 university and enjoy the best student experience in the UK.

Undergraduate courses