What's on is your home for information on public events at the University.

Be inspired and entertained by events on a range of different topics. We host hundreds of events all over the city each year. Our events are for everyone and many of them are free.

Ignite Academy: What can you learn in 5 minutes?

What are the modern mysteries, problems and questions that shape the research we do across our university? What are the current small niggles and big challenges that research can help us face?

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The Drama Studio hosts drama, dance, opera and music productions and you can see a programme of films in our very own independent cinema. Our music events include concerts by our students and visiting artists of international standing.

Department of Music Concerts> Drama Studio> Students' Union Film Unit>

Open days, exhibitions and family events

We have lots of events for the whole family including Sheffield's most mind-boggling museum where you can discover curious creatures such as fossilised flying dinosaurs.

All open days and events>
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Lectures, seminars and conferences

Expand your mind: learn from our brilliant academic staff and hear from the best guest speakers.

Upcoming talks>