International alumni stories

We're proud of our international heritage and have been welcoming international students to Sheffield for many years.

Our alumni network is a diverse and inclusive international university community. It's made up of 160,000 people in 188 countries.

Take a look at some of the stories and memories, dating back over 60 years, from our international students from around the world.

Do you have a story to tell? Here's how you can get involved.

Stories by region


Stories by decade


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All stories