A world-class university – a unique student experience


Transforming re-offender rehabilitation

Our research into how offenders move away from crime, which involved creating a documentary film, is transforming the practice of offender rehabilitation globally.

Project is shaping policy

A world top-100 university

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

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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


In praise of TV history

Dr Catherine Fletcher, a lecturer in Public History at the University, discusses how the best historical dramas convey the sweep and thrill of history and make us think anew about the past.

Comment: Catherine Fletcher
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This is our home. It's a special place

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

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

A global university

We are international

We’re highlighting the contribution of international staff and students to all UK universities. Our innovative campaign has been recognised with a Times Higher Education award.

We are international campaign