French Studies

We offer academic excellence, innovative teaching and great facilities in a supportive learning community. Our students excel in the French language and develop a deep-rooted internationalism and understanding of Francophone culture, becoming citizens of Europe and the world.

Number 1 for student experience - Firth Court buildingNumber one Russell Group university for student experience

We've been voted number one in the Russell Group and third in the UK for student experience in the Times Higher Education Student Experience Survey 2017.

​​The Students' Union was voted best in the UK for the ninth year in a row, and the University's library services were placed joint first out of 122 institutions​​ nationally.

The University was also ranked joint second for 'good community atmosphere' and joint third ​​for 'good social life'.

The findings from the annual survey of 15,826 students reaffirm the University of Sheffield as a unique place to study and a global leader in research and teaching, as well as an institution giving students an unrivalled, rich experience in a city unlike any other in the UK.

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