A world-class university – a unique student experience


Breakthrough for hip replacement surgery

Our researchers have identified a molecule that could reduce the need for further hip replacements by blocking toxic metals that cause the implant to loosen.

Hip replacement research
Illustration of hip replacement

This is our home. It's a special place

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

Alcohol pricing

Minimum pricing: 50 times more effective

Minimum unit pricing would be up to 50 times more effective than the government’s below-cost selling ban, according to our researchers.

Our pricing research
Wine bottles

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
One extraordinary place

Undergraduate study

Number one for graduate prospects

Employers know students leave Sheffield with the qualities they value highly. This is why we’re ranked top in Yorkshire for graduate prospects.

Put your skills to work

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