A world-class university – a unique student experience


Reducing waste in the nuclear industry

Our novel thermal treatment technology could reduce intermediate-level radioactive waste in the nuclear industry by 95 per cent.

Cleaning up waste
Nuclear power plant

This is our home. It's a special place

Find out why Sheffield is such a great place to live and study.

Scottish referendum

The independence debate

As Scotland gets ready to take to the polls, experts from across the University share their views on different aspects of the independence debate.

What the experts say
Ballot box: Scottish referendum

A world top-100 university

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

For business

Finding solutions together

We believe that by working with businesses we can find novel solutions to real-world problems. In our experience, these partnerships lead to world-class research and commercial success.

How we work with business
Sir Roger Bone
Undergraduate English students

Study with us

Be part of something special

Study at Sheffield and you’ll be joining some of the most talented, ambitious staff and students in the world.

Browse undergraduate courses

A global university

We are international

We’re celebrating the contribution of international staff and students to all UK universities. Our innovative campaign has been recognised with a major award nomination.

We are international campaign