About University of Sheffield

The University of Sheffield was founded over a hundred years ago, founded on the aspirations and financial support of the people of Sheffield. They wanted to establish a university which would benefit their economy, health and children.

These far-sighted men and women could only have wondered at what would follow. Today we are a global community and our citizenship stretches around the world into over 150 countries.

Being a civic university means that we are a place for open debate, for working together to solve problems and making partnerships which challenge and inspire new thinking. Sheffield is open to people, to change and to possibility.

Why University of Sheffield

University of Sheffield is a member of the Russell Group of leading UK research universities. Their outstanding performance for excellent teaching and research, as part of a genuinely global community, is consistently confirmed by international independent assessments.

- QS World University Rankings
- The University is rated 80th in world in the 2015 QS World University Rankings.
- QS World University Rankings 2015 - topuniversities.com
- Times Higher Education World University

The University is ranked 97th in the world and 15th in the UK according to the 2015-- 16 Times Higher Education World University Rankings, a rise of three and 24 places respectively. We also also came in at number 40 out of 200 universities in Europe.

News: University of Sheffield reaffirms its position as a world top 100 university
News: University of Sheffield confirmed as one of the best in Europe
Times Higher Education World University Rankings
Times Higher Education best universities in Europe 2016
Research Excellence Framework

The 2014 Research Excellence Framework confirmed our place as a world-leading university. The results demonstrated our research excellence across a range of disciplines, putting us in the top 10 per cent of all UK universities.

Locations and Addresses:

Cambridge: East Road, CB1 1PT
Chelmsford: Bishop Hall Lane, CM1 1SQ
Peterborough: Guild House, Swain Cour, Oundle Road, PE2
Founded in: 1897
Establishment: University
Institution type: Public University
Total number of students: 27,195 (2014/15).
Type of accommodation: Off campus and on campus
Contact WhatsApp: (+44) 7956253150

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