A world-class university – a unique student experience


Extreme cold winters fuelled by climate change

Scientists agree for the first time that recent severe cold winter weather in the UK and US may have been influenced by climate change in the Arctic.

Warming in the Arctic
Snow blizzard, New York

Global opportunities for students

A world top-100 university

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


Tuberculosis: a thing of the past?

Tuberculosis is an ancient disease that still infects over a billion people, explain Pete Dodd and Rein Houben. Globally, TB is today the number one infectious killer.

Comment: TB is a deadly reality
Microbacterium tuberculosis (TB)

Working with business

Our business partnerships help solve real-world problems and bring commercial success.

Firth Court building

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 one of the best student experiences in the UK.

Undergraduate courses

Sheffield City Region

Working with the city region

We’re working with partners to bring cultural vibrancy, improved skills and a prosperous economy to the Sheffield City Region.

Our work in the city region
Sheffield city centre
We are international; students with flags

A global university

We are international

We’re leading on a campaign to highlight the value of international staff and students.

We are international campaign