University of Sheffield to be UK partner in Joint Institute in China

22 September 2016: The Ministry of Education in China has given approval for the University of Sheffield and Nanjing Tech University in China to open a Joint Institute.

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Early-career researchers at the University of Sheffield

Wellcome invests £5 million in research training for clinicians in new PhD Academy

21 September 2016: The University is launching a new PhD Academy to train the next generation of clinician scientists.

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Hurricanes, storm surges and icebergs – how warmer seas are changing our planet

5 September 2016: Our scientists have shed new light on how an increase in sea temperatures is having an effect on the world's weather.

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A satellite image of a hurricane approaching South East Asia

Comment: It is it the economy, not schools, we need to fix

Our Vice-Chancellor, Professor Sir Keith Burnett, argues that bringing back grammar schools won't lead to the decent job opportunities there once were.

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