Why you'll love the University
For the feel good factor
We've got that in spades. You'll be joining a community that's friendly, upbeat and down to earth. You'll mix with staff and students from all over the world – sharing ideas and making those ideas happen. Sheffield is a sociable place to study, so you can expect to have fun.
For the experts
And you can expect to be challenged. Our academics are involved in world-leading research. They're making discoveries that are changing the way we experience the world and live our lives. What does that mean for you? Because our research shapes what we teach, it means you'll learn about the latest insights in your field. You'll work alongside people who are passionate about their subject. And you'll build the expertise and confidence to make your own discoveries.
For your future
But it's not just about academic excellence. It's about experience that looks great on your CV – work placements, studying abroad, entrepreneurial ventures, and much more. When you have a degree from Sheffield, employers expect you to be good. They know you'll be creative, disciplined, with experience of the real world. So whatever you decide to do, you'll have a head start in your career.
For the city
You'll be at the heart of a very special city. Sheffield is packed with friendly people who want to make a difference, and buzzing with possibilities. Music. Sport. Culture. The great outdoors. Hands down, it's one of the best cities in the UK for student life.