University of Sheffield rises in QS World University Rankings top 100

8 June 2017: The University of Sheffield has been named one of the best universities in the world in the QS World University Rankings 2018, reaffirming its position as a leading global university for teaching and research.

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General Election 2017 - What the experts say

9 June 2017: Experts at the University of Sheffield have given their academic views on the results of the General Election 2017.

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The Beatles

University of Sheffield musician helps reveal the last untold Beatles story

8 June 2017: A concert revealing new insights into how George Harrison and The Beatles were influenced by Indian music is being held this week (Friday 9 June 2017).

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Comment: Climate change science is under attack, but Trump will not silence young researchers

Our President and Vice-Chancellor, Professor Sir Keith Burnett, discusses the reaction of scholars and students in America as the US president pulls out of the Paris Agreement.

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Professor Sir Keith Burnett, Vice-Chancellor of the University of Sheffield