Number 1 university in the UK for journalism

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The UK's leading centre for teaching and research in our field. Showing journalism's bigger picture.

The social implications of genre in historical news language

Find out what's under discussion at our prestigious CHINED VI conference from 21 to 23 June

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Officially Britain's number 1 for journalism

We're top of the 2018 Guardian university league tables for journalism studies with a score of 100/100!

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An extraordinary student experience

We're the number one university in the Russell Group for student experience. Our Students' Union came top for the ninth year running

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Study with us

Our courses are legendary. Editors know a Sheffield graduate can make a world-class journalist.

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Students in the newsroom

Journalism research

We're exploring media freedom and censorship, journalism history and ethics, political communication, and much more.

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Working with our community

We've linked up with local primary schools to give young children a taste of university life and journalism studies.

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Primary school children radio interview