Sheffield. Your university city.
The big city vibe that feels like home. Sheffield has lots to discover. Welcome to your university city.
Undergraduate open days
Learn with the best at a Russell Group university. Start your journey at our next open day and book your place today.Online open day: Wednesday 29 June
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.
The Head Up Collar
Explore how our researchers are transforming the lives of their motor neurone disease patients by giving them some independence back.A patient-centred approach to developing a new collar
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.
Sheffield scientists benefit from £4.25 million to kick start UK-wide research effort to end MND
Researchers from the University of Sheffield’s Institute for Translational Neuroscience (SITraN) have been awarded part of a new £4.25 million grant that seeks to discover meaningful MND treatments within years, not decades.
Sheffield walkers raising thousands for life-saving genetic research
Hundreds of staff, students, alumni and friends of the University are hiking across the Peak District to raise money for life-changing genetic disease therapies.
New research identifies more than 1,000 genes linked to severe COVID-19
In a partnership with a university in the US, our researchers have discovered that there are specific genetic signals in people who develop severe coronavirus infection.
University of Sheffield ranked within top 100 universities in 2023 QS World University Rankings
The University of Sheffield has been ranked as one of the top 100 universities in the world in the QS World University Rankings 2023, reaffirming its position as a leading global university for teaching and research excellence.