UK number one for medical research and top five for biological research

Research Excellence Framework 2014


Our acclaimed research deepens understanding of medical conditions and improves treatments. Our excellent teaching and sense of community mean our students love their time with us.

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Take the first step towards your degree

See what it's like to study biomedical science at one of our summer open days. Find out about our undergraduate course, and meet our staff and students.

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Epigenetics and Stress Network

BMS and Bateson member, Dr Vincent Cunliffe leads interdisciplinary network team investigating the biological impacts of social and behavioural stressors; and how these factors may influence our future wellbeing.

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New students 2016

A huge welcome to our new undergraduate students starting September 2016. If you are joining us shortly, then please access our pre-arrival section to find out about Intro Week activities and much more.

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Study with us

With one of the UK's only undergraduate courses to include human dissection, and our three specialist masters degrees, we'll give you the skills employers need.

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World-class research

We're helping discover new drugs while working to combat deafness and Parkinson's. By doing a PhD, you can join one of our groundbreaking research centres.

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Partnerships

We develop solutions with industrial partners to solve major healthcare challenges. Read about some of our work on the Sheffield Science Gateway website.

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