Postgraduate community

If you are considering a postgraduate degree then university accommodation could be the right place for you.

Students in the kitchen making pasta

Being part of the postgraduate community living in accommodation at The University of Sheffield allows you to connect with your peers, share ideas and network with people from across the world. We pride ourselves on creating a safe environment that promotes a healthy social and educational life balance.

You will have access to all facilities available in our residences while living in blocks dedicated to postgraduate students. This gives you your own space, shared with like-minded and supportive students in a mature environment. At the same time, you'll have the freedom to socialise with other students from across the University.


University accommodation offers you a variety of Residence Life activities - from cocktail making to cooking classes - specifically for postgraduate students. 

Accommodation amenities at The University of Sheffield:

  • Cafes
  • Bars
  • Gym
  • Launderettes 
  • Social spaces
  • Study spaces
  • Customer services 
  • Many green, open spaces

Great value student accommodation

We offer shorter, more flexible contracts than the private sector, saving you more money across the year. 

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