The University of Sheffield's Students' Union
The University of Sheffield's Students' Union

National Student Survey

Number one Students’ Union in the UK

12 August 2014 The University of Sheffield’s Students’ Union has been voted the best in the UK for the third year running in the National Student Survey (NSS) 2014.

Number one

Fire Prevention

Modelling techniques to improve fire prevention

7 August 2014 Our engineers are developing a new way to keep vulnerable communities safe from fire.

Protecting vulnerable communities
Firefighters fighting a fire
A field containing solar panels on a late summer's evening

Spary-on Solar Cells

Scientists develop pioneering new spray-on solar cells

1 August 2014 We’ve made a discovery which could cut the cost of solar electricity.

Enhancing renewables

Expert comment

Brain training games won’t help children do better at school

Our psychologist discusses why brain training apps won’t improve children’s work in school.

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