Training and professional development

The University of Sheffield offers a wide range of professional training and development courses to help you or your staff maintain and update their knowledge and skills. Many of our courses are accredited by professional bodies.


Short courses and CPD

The University runs a number of short courses that provide highly focused training for professionals wishing to gain specialist knowledge and skills quickly.

All our CPD courses are taught by experienced and internationally recognised experts from the University and industry.

The Sheffield MBA

Our one year, full-time MBA is designed to prepare you for leadership roles in organisations. It challenges you to think and act creatively.

The programme gives you hands-on experience working with a client organisation and you'll acquire a skill-set that you can immediately apply to live workplace issues.

Whatever your current role and whatever your future career, you'll learn the principles, skills and techniques to identify opportunities to move your organisation forward.

A global reputation

Sheffield is a research university with a global reputation for excellence. We're a member of the Russell Group: one of the 24 leading UK universities for research and teaching.