About the University
We're one of the UK's leading universities, with an international reputation for excellence. Official teaching quality assessments rate us very highly, and excellent research assessment results confirm our reputation as a centre for a wide variety of world-class research.
One extraordinary place
Our students are at the heart of our University. We have been consistently ranked in the top five universities in the UK for best overall student experience and our Students' Union has been voted top nationally for the eleventh consecutive year.
We do world-class research
We're dedicated to developing ourselves as a research institution and improving the quality of our work. As such, we are renowned for the excellence, impact and distinctiveness of our research-led learning and teaching.
The best facilities
We're committed to advancing our facilities, which will in turn support our research projects and daily learning experiences, as well as improving key spaces for staff, students and the wider Sheffield community to enjoy.
The Sheffield Professional
A key aim of The Sheffield Professional initiative is to improve links between different departments and encourage our professional staff to work across boundaries.
Mission, vision and identity
This University of Sheffield's mission, vision and identity frames our approach to strategic planning. Our guiding principles stand as the touchstone of the kind of university we aspire to be.