Our international outlook
We are a global university
We think big when it comes to teaching, research and partnerships. It’s this mindset that’s made us a world-renowned university.
The value of international students
Our award-winning campaign promotes the value of international students to our economy and culture.
We are international
Sheffield has a history of providing a welcome for refugees and asylum seekers. We’re proud to be part of this in our role as a University of Sanctuary.
Business, culture and research
Our relationship with China
We’re working with partners in China to address major global challenges such as sustainable energy, climate change, and how to develop our cities and care for the elderly.
Our global research reputation
Find out how we’re making a difference and changing lives around the world.
From Malaysia to Sheffield
Our International Students’ Officer Peggy Lim shares her inspiring story of living, working and studying at the University of Sheffield.
Courses and research degrees
Study with us
Join our thriving international student community. Enjoy British education at its best at a world top-100 university, ranked first for student experience.
Visits and events
Our international visits and events help us build lasting relationships around the globe.
In this film we hear from students and academics who are proud to say #WeAreInternational
International Faculty - City College
Our International Faculty enables overseas students to study for a top-class British degree in South East and Eastern Europe.
Partnerships with other universities
Our International Relations Office helps build trusted partnerships with universities across the globe.
Careers: your international future
We’ll show you how to use what you’ve learned to make a difference, wherever you go in the world.
World-class commercial partnerships
We achieve great things through national and international collaborations.
A worldwide family
Stay in touch with us and our international community of alumni.
International experiences for students
The world at your feet
We offer our undergraduates a range of global activities – both at home and abroad – to develop their international experience and competence.
We’re leading on a social media campaign to highlight the value of international staff and students to all UK universities.