Top 5 in the UK for research impact and excellence

Research Excellence Framework 2014

We turn brilliant ideas into advanced technology, developing solutions to contemporary problems.

Centenary event - 22nd July 2017

Our Centenary Event is on Saturday 22nd July at The Diamond. Join us for a day of talks and tours in the University’s newest world-class teaching and research facility.

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Sheffield to lead on UK wind power technology

Sheffield to lead on UK wind power technology

The University of Sheffield will lead a £7.6m research project to improve the country’s offshore wind power technologies.

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Bolivia to Sheffield

From Bolivia to Sheffield

Follow in the footsteps of Bolivian PGT student, Sergio who's studying for an MSc in Wireless Communication Systems in the UK on a Bolivian governmental scholarship scheme. #WeAreInternational

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Our students learn from experts and experience world-class facilities. Find out how our hands-on courses get you ready for the professional world.

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We cover areas from electronics for hybrid vehicles and actuators for aerospace, to surveillance electronics and stealthy materials.

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Industrial collaboration

We work with businesses locally and globally to keep our teaching and research relevant and innovative. Many of our collaborators provide internships or placements for our students.

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