A world-class university – a unique student experience

Sheffield Water Centre

Managing a fragile resource

Our scientists, engineers, town planners and architects are working with industry to address the major challenges we face in managing water sustainably.

Innovative collaborations
Sheffield Water Centre

General election: what our experts say

Read opinion and comment from University experts in the run-up to the UK general election on 7 May.

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 the best student experience in the UK.

Undergraduate courses


Nepal quake: key challenges ahead

Dr Andrew Lee from our School of Health and Related Research discusses what challenges the response team face in the aftermath of the Nepal earthquake.

Nepal disaster response
Earthquake seismograph

A world top-100 university

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

For business

Recruit our graduates

We equip our students with the skills they need to make a difference. Get in touch to find out how you can recruit the best talent for your business.

Get started: attracting talent
Graduate Pravin Kuriakose

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

Developing new materials: Sir Henry Royce Institute