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#WeAreInternational campaign

We are international

We value international students and are passionate about ensuring that their contribution to our economy and culture is recognised.


That’s why we launched our We are international campaign. So far, over 100 universities, education institutions and international organisations have backed it.

Our campaign: the story so far

Our global community

A university with a global reach

Based in the heart of the UK, we’ve been changing lives around the world for over 100 years and are home to a global community of staff and students.

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World map

International perspective

From Mayalsia to Sheffield

Peggy Lim, our International Students’ Officer, tells her story.

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Peggy Lim

Global partnerships

Our work with the USA

We’re building on our links with the US to address global issues and help former students stay connected with Sheffield.

Vice-Chancellor visit
New York

We are international

One of the 100 most international universities

The Times Higher rankings recognise our global outlook.

We Are International: Arshi and Angesh reflect on their time in Sheffield

Freedom of speech is not enough

Our Vice-Chancellor discusses free speech on campus and opportunities for students to learn and grow as part of an international community.

Attracting world-class talent from China

Two Indian students apply to study in the UK