the northern powerhouse
Major investment for test facility
Our plans to build one of the largest test facilities in the UK have been given a £4m investment boost, positioning Sheffield as a world leader in structural dynamics.
Clearing and adjustment 2015
Transform your future
As a member of the Russell Group, our commitment to teaching excellence and world-class research will help you reach your true potential.
The bomb-proof bag for aircraft
Our scientists have worked with an international team of experts to design and successfully test a bomb-proof lining for the luggage hold of planes.
The northern powerhouse
We need to build the infrastructure for innovation to create a resurgence in Britain’s industrial heartland, says our Vice-Chancellor.
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.
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.
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.
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.