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Explore undergraduate study at Sheffield
Make Sheffield the start of something special. When you study here you get one of the best student experiences in the UK.
At Sheffield, you’ll join a supportive community of scholars who share your passion. Our reputation for excellence attracts some of the best minds in the world.
Have we turned plants against us?
Air pollution is a growing threat to our health and climate. But research by Dr Stuart Campbell found that its effect on plants could be worse than we initially thought.The impact of air pollution on our ecosystems
Research that changes lives
Our four flagship research institutes are taking an interdisciplinary approach to the biggest challenges facing the planet.
Our researchers are making life-changing discoveries and solving problems that have a global impact.
Breaks in ‘junk’ DNA give scientists new insight into neurological disorders
‘Junk’ DNA could unlock new treatments for neurological disorders as scientists discover how its breaks and repairs affect our protection against neurological disease.
Promising MND drug helps slow disease progression and benefits patients physically
Scientists believe a new genetically-targeted therapy to treat motor neurone disease (MND) could be a turning point for patient care, after the results of a Phase 3 clinical trial showed significant physical benefits for patients after 12 months.
University of Sheffield ranked among the best in Good University Guide 2023
The University of Sheffield has been ranked within the top 20 best universities in the UK in The Times and The Sunday Times Good University Guide 2023.