Our teaching is informed by our world-class research in law and criminal justice. We evaluate and question to protect and enhance people's lives worldwide.

Criminology course ranked UK's number 2 in the Guardian University Guide 2019

We're delighted to share the news that we are placed second in the UK to study Criminology in the Guardian University League Tables 2019.

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Summer open days

Come along to one of our summer open days in June and July. Discover more about our Undergraduate law and criminology courses.

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Postgraduate Scholarships

We're pleased to offer 2 scholarships for international students and the Edward Bramley Excellence Scholarship for UK and EU students.

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Study with us and benefit from our innovative teaching environment. You can master mooting in our mock court room.

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University of Sheffield Ranked 56th for Law THE 2018


Our world-class research is helping create safer communities worldwide. We're currently exploring the impact of devolving the UK probation service.

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A world of opportunity

Experience a global education. Our vibrant international community, study abroad options and international-themed degrees help prepare you for the global workplace.

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