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Research

Heart attack risk for younger smokers

Smokers under the age of 50 are eight times more likely to suffer a major heart attack than non-smokers at the same age, our new research has revealed.

Heart risk study
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A world top-100 university

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

The Sheffield student experience

Research

The mental and physical effects of homelessness

The extent of mental and physical health problems caused by homelessness among some of society’s most vulnerable people has been laid bare in a new report involving our research.

Homelessness health study
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Our learning and teaching

Our teaching is delivered by experts, shaped by students and engages with the world around us.

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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