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We offer a generous package of financial support for international students, including 75 undergraduate scholarships worth £10,000 towards the annual tuition fee and 125 postgraduate taught scholarships worth £5,000 towards the tuition fee. Applications are now open for existing offer holders.
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A turning point for motor neurone disease
Motor neurone disease (MND) affects around 5,000 people in the UK every year. There is currently no cure, however scientists believe a new therapy could be a turning point for patient care.Slowing the progression of MND
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.
Side effects of wide scale forestation could reduce carbon removal benefits by up to a third
The side effects of large-scale forestation initiatives could reduce the CO2 removal benefits by up to a third, a pioneering study has found.
Field trials reveal crushed rock boosts carbon removal and improves crop yields
Crushed rock can remove around 3-4 tonnes of atmospheric carbon dioxide (CO2) per hectare per year and improve crop yields, results of a pioneering study have shown.
Growing leafy greens set to get greener due to Sheffield research into sustainable farming
A new way to create synthetic fertilisers from waste by-products, which could provide a cost-effective, low-carbon alternative to current synthetic fertilisers for the UK's farming industry, is being developed by the University of Sheffield.
University of Sheffield’s Energy Innovation Centre partners with Drax to advance carbon capture research
Renewable energy company Drax has become the latest founder member of the University of Sheffield’s newly-launched Energy Innovation Centre, to drive forward research into next generation carbon capture technology.