A world-class university – a unique student experience


Apprenticeships are a vital strand of education

Vocational education should not be seen as the poor relation of academia, but a key part of providing skills for industry and supporting economic growth, says our Vice-Chancellor.

Sir Keith Burnett comments
Apprentice at the AMRC Training Centre

Advanced apprenticeships: filling the skills gap

A world top-100 university

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


Parents should choose their apps wisely

Which apps would you let your children use? Our research has found that while some can foster play and creativity in under fives, parents need to choose the ones they use carefully.

Pre-school app research
Firth Court building

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

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.

We are international campaign

For business: recruit our graduates

Get in touch to find out how you can recruit the best talent for your business.

The university and the city

The UK’s music city

Our rich musical heritage and outstanding music scene have helped position Sheffield as one the UK’s leading Music Cities, according to a new report by Sensoria Festival.

Music: A snapshot of Sheffield
Drenge. Photo: Dan Sumption https://www.flickr.com/photos/gulch/sets/72157658959904218