An outstanding reputation built upon rich tradition.
Combining internationally acknowledged research excellence with modern, imaginative teaching that enables our students to think for themselves and excel in their own research.
PhD funding applications for 2018 now open!
The University of Sheffield is committed to funding the best and brightest PhD students with £8 million worth of scholarships for entry in October 2018. The deadline for applications is 5pm 24 January 2018.Find out more>
One of the best universities in the world
Our position has risen in the latest QS World University Rankings. We're in the top 100 as a result of our excellent teaching, outstanding research and international reputation.Why we're in the top 9 percent>