Free online course
Discover the power of play
Our online course will help you think differently about play. Discover why it’s so important in everyday life for adults and children of all ages.
Undergraduate open days 2015
The start of something special
Come and see what it’s like to study at a world top-100 university in one of the best student cities. Discover for yourself why Sheffield’s so special.
A catalyst for economic growth
The new devolution deal and our advanced manufacturing innovation district will help drive economic growth and innovation in the north.
Nobel Prize for honorary graduate
Honorary Sheffield graduate Professor Tomas Lindahl has been awarded a Nobel Prize in chemistry for his work examining how damaged DNA repairs itself.
Advanced apprenticeships: filling the skills gap
A world top-100 university
We’re known for the excellence, impact and distinctiveness of our research-led learning and teaching.
Parents should choose their apps wisely
Which apps would you let your children use? Our research has found that while some can foster play and creativity in under fives, parents need to choose the ones they use carefully.
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 one of the best student experiences in the UK.
A global university
We are international
We’re leading on a social media campaign to highlight the value of international staff and students. Our Vice-Chancellor has also commented on the importance of international students.
For business: recruit our graduates
Get in touch to find out how you can recruit the best talent for your business.
The university and the city
The UK’s music city
Our rich musical heritage and outstanding music scene have helped position Sheffield as one the UK’s leading Music Cities, according to a new report by Sensoria Festival.