A world-class university – a unique student experience


Appetite and calorie intake aren't linked

Our research reveals there is no link between how hungry we feel and the amount of calories we consume. The findings highlight a problem with the way in which many products are advertised.

Diet food claims
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International postgraduates at Sheffield

A world top-100 university

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

Health and wellbeing

Can music beat insomnia?

Around 30% of adults experience chronic insomnia at some point in their lives. In this article and video Dr Victoria Williamson explores how listening to music can help people reach restful REM sleep.

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Working with business

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

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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 one of the best student experiences in the UK.

Undergraduate courses

Sheffield City Region

Working with the city region

We’re working with partners to bring cultural vibrancy, improved skills and a prosperous economy to the Sheffield City Region.

Our work in the city region
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A global university

We are international

We’re leading on a campaign to highlight the value of international staff and students.

We are international campaign