A world-class university – a unique student experience

Climate change research

Global warming and extreme weather link

Our researchers have discovered new evidence linking Arctic warming with severe weather in countries including the UK and US.

New study on climate change
Image courtesy of the British Antarctic Survey

A world top-100 university

We’re known for the excellence, impact and distinctiveness of our research-led learning and teaching.

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Undergraduate study

Experience the best

Your time as a student at the University of Sheffield is unique. You’ll get a high-quality education from a world top-100 university and enjoy the best student experience in the UK.

Undergraduate courses

Institute launch

Innovative and multidisciplinary Bible research

This week we’re celebrating the official launch of the Sheffield Institute of Interdisciplinary Biblical Studies (SIIBS), one of the leading global institutes for research on the Bible.

SIIBS launch
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This is our home. It's a special place

Find out why Sheffield is such a great place to live and study.

For business

Finding solutions together

We believe that by working with businesses we can find novel solutions to real-world problems. In our experience, these partnerships lead to world-class research and commercial success.

How we work with business
Researcher at the AMRC with Boeing

Improving the lives of Burmese working elephants


A global university

We are international

We’re leading on a new social media campaign to highlight the value of international staff and students. Our Vice-Chancellor has also commented on attracting world-class talent from China.

We are international campaign