Overview

The University of Sheffield is a public university situated in South Yorkshire, England. It is one of the famous research-oriented universities which aims to grab world-class research. This is the place of commitment of giving a unique student learning experience that shows it’s excellence in the academic field and proves its’ worth. Therefore, The University of Sheffield is a member of the Russell Group and provides expert tutors operated by up-to-date research. For this reason, Sheffield is renowned as a globally reputed university and ranked as the 24 leading UK universities for research and teaching. Students from different countries build up a strong global as well as a multicultural community that continuously gives support to the overseas students.

Rankings and Achievements of The University of Sheffield

  • The University of Sheffield wins five times Nobel Prizes. Three times prize for Medicine
  • Physiology as well as two times prize for Chemistry.
  • The Sheffield Institute was awarded the Queen’s Anniversary Prize in 2019 for its’ outstanding achievement in Translational Neuroscience.
  • Secured 23rd position in the Times University Guide 2021.
  • Ranked 121st in the Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2021.
  • Secured 93rd position in the QS World University Rankings 2021.

History

In 1897, The University of Sheffield originated with the amalgamation of the Sheffield Medical School, Firth College, and Sheffield Technical School. William Mitchinson Hicks, the principal of Firth College dreamed off a university in the city and transformed Firth College into a university college. He also added new departments by adding new buildings.In1905, Sheffield was given university status and granted a royal charter by King Edward VII. This was one of the top nine civic as well as red brick universities, established in the major industrial cities of England. ‘To discover the causes of things’ was Sheffields’ ultimate mission. Therefore, the university is a part of the elite Russell Group of universities, the Worldwide Universities Network, the N8 Group of the eight most research-based universities, and the White Rose University associates.

Faculties

The University of Sheffield belongs to six faculties and every faculty has several subjects. The faculties are as follows:

  • Faculty of Arts and Humanities,
  • Faculty of Engineering,
  • Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health,
  • Faculty of Science,
  • Faculty of Social Sciences,
  • The International Faculty – CITY College, Thessaloniki.

The famous corresponding academic disciplines are available, For example- Executive

Development Institute, Executive MBA, Accounting and Financial Management,

Oncology and Metabolism, Biochemistry, Infection, Immunity and Cardiovascular

Disease, Automatic Control and Systems Engineering, Pharmacology, and so on.

Student statistics

  • Undergraduate – 65%

  • Postgraduate – 35%

  • Full-time students – 90%

  • Part-time students – 10%

  • UK/EU students – 87.5%

  • International students – 12.5%

  • Female – 52%

  • Male – 48%

Fee Structure of The University of Sheffield

The international tuition fee is £16,000-18,000

Scholarships of The University of Sheffield

Several scholarships are offered by the University of Sheffield for international students.They are as follows:

  • International Undergraduate Merit Scholarship 2021
  • International Baccalaureate Scholarships
  • NCUK Merit Scholarships
  • NCUK Undergraduate Scholarships
  • GEMS Undergraduate Merit Scholarship
  • International School of Choueifat Undergraduate Merit Scholarship
  • “Delhi Public School Society (DPS) Undergraduate Merit Scholarship”
  • External sources of funding

Apart from them, many scholarships are offered for postgraduate study.
They are-

  • International Postgraduate Taught Merit Scholarship 2021
  • Chevening Scholarships
  • NCUK Merit Scholarships
  • NCUK Postgraduate Taught Scholarships
  • “Allan and Nesta Ferguson Charitable Trust Masters Scholarships”
  • The University of Sheffield Africa Scholarship
  • Gaza-Palestine Postgraduate Taught Scholarship
  • UKEAS Taiwan Scholarship
  • Sir Sze-yuen Chung Scholarship
  • “Professor David Locker Scholarship “(Masters in Dental Public Health)
  • Additional sources of funding

Moreover, there are some additional sources of funding are available. Such as-
British Chevening Scholarships, International agencies like UNESCO and WHO,
Fulbright Scholarships and Marshall Scholarships for US citizens who are willing to study in
the UK.

Facilities and Services

  • Excellent It supports or computer facilities are available on campus, at home or
    elsewhere that creates a virtual learning environment.
  • Flexible printing
  • Sheffield has four well-equipped libraries where the growing talents get support with inevitable resources. New media, digital works, research materials, free access library account are available on or off- campus.
  • Expert tutors and informative research-based workshops.
  • Students of growing talents enjoy a first-class athlete and get the opportunities of indoors and outdoors sports facilities.
  • The three on-campus venues that are established full of organized events like DJs and bands. The Octagon center is one of them for conferences and music venues.

Student Life

Sheffield Students’ Union is known as the best student union that represents students. It is awarded the Whatuni Student Choice Award for the fourth following year. This is the place of film screenings, live music, comedy, talks, super-shops, study areas, many food outlets and excellent student activities. Thus, the students of Sheffield are not only given graduation degree with honours but also they are graduated with insight, skills and experience that catch sight of everyone. The students’ union is always remains busy to give the best support to students from freshers’ week to the Alumni night and can ensure happiness and security. The union provides any kind of services related to the course, housing issues, amusements, financial problems, and so on. Therefore, more than 350 clubs and societies are available for students who can get involved with.

Sheffield Volunteering scheme wins an award that allows developing project management skills, leadership, and coaching. Sheffield city is a cultural centre with a strong sense of community. Therefore, it is called England’s safest major city where people from all over the world can stay and live peacefully. The Purple Flag is assigned for city safety. It is also well-known as a green city full of creative people like artists, designers, and national parks.

Living Accommodation

Sheffield is a mesmerizing place to live. Students from different countries come here and set up home. They fall in love with the place to live and study. Restaurants, outlets and cafes, arts and culture venues, green spaces, hospitals are available in this living place. Therefore, it is the most affordable student-friendly city among the UK’s top ten cities.

The official University accommodation provides a guaranteed and lively environment for the undergraduates and postgraduates students. Household facilities are available within the flats like the catered halls for residence, shared bathrooms, studio apartments, etc. Sometimes parents and visitors can visit the self-catering apartments and stylish hotel rooms like Halifax Hall, Jonas hotel, etc. The Smart Move Sheffield runs by the University of Sheffield. Students get the benefit to find out the perfect home by the SNUG student housing scheme which is a part of Sheffield City Council.

Courses Offered by University of Sheffield

BA (Hons) Animation With Foundation Year
BA (Hons) Costume Design With Foundation Year
BA (Hons) Digital Media With Foundation Year
BA (Hons) Drama and Creative Writing with Foundation Year
BA (Hons) English and Creative Writing with Foundation Year
BA (Hons) English and Drama with Foundation Year
BA (Hons) English and Film with Foundation Year
BA (Hons) English Language with Foundation Year
BA (Hons) English Literature with Foundation Year
BA (Hons) Fashion Design With Foundation Year
BA (Hons) Film, TV and Stage Design with Foundation Year
BA (Hons) Fine Art With Foundation Year
BA (Hons) Graphic Design With Foundation Year
BA (Hons) Interior Design With Foundation Year
BA (Hons) Photography With Foundation Year
BEng (Hons) Aeronautical Engineering with Foundation Year
BEng (Hons) Civil Engineering with Foundation Year
BEng (Hons) Electronic Engineering with Foundation Year
BEng (Hons) Mechanical Engineering with Foundation Year
BSc (Hons) Accounting and Finance with Foundation Year
BSc (Hons) Architectural Engineering with Foundation Year
BSc (Hons) Biomedical Science with Foundation Year
BSc (Hons) Building Surveying with Foundation Year
BSc (Hons) Business Management with Foundation Year
BSc (Hons) Business Management with Law with Foundation Year
BSc (Hons) Computer Science with Foundation Year
BSc (Hons) Computer Science with Web Development with Foundation Year
BSc (Hons) Construction Project Management with Foundation Year
BSc (Hons) Counselling and Psychotherapy with Foundation Year
BSc (Hons) Criminology and Sociology with Foundation Year
BSc (Hons) Criminology with Counselling with Foundation Year
BSc (Hons) Criminology with Foundation Year
BSc (Hons) Criminology with Security with Foundation Year
BSc (Hons) Financial Mathematics with Foundation Year
BSc (Hons) Games Design and Production With Foundation Year
BSc (Hons) Human Biology and Infectious Diseases with Foundation Year
BSc (Hons) Interior Architecture with Foundation Year
BSc (Hons) International Business Management with Foundation Year
BSc (Hons) Marine Biology with Foundation Year
BSc (Hons) Mathematics with Foundation Year
BSc (Hons) Microbiology with Foundation Year
BSc (Hons) Nursing (Adult) with Foundation Year
BSc (Hons) Nursing (Children and Young People’s) with Foundation Year
BSc (Hons) Nursing (Mental Health) with Foundation Year
BSc (Hons) Physics with Foundation Year
BSc (Hons) Podiatry with Foundation Year
BSc (Hons) Prosthetics and Orthotics with Foundation Year
BSc (Hons) Quantity Surveying with Foundation Year
BSc (Hons) Social Policy with Foundation Year
BSc (Hons) Sociology with Foundation Year
BSc (Hons) Software Engineering with Foundation Year
Business Management with Finance with Foundation Year
International Foundation Year
LLB (Hons) Law with Criminology with Foundation Year
LLB (Hons) Law with Foundation Year

BA (Hons) Animation
BA (Hons) Comedy Writing and Performance
BA (Hons) Contemporary History and Politics
BA (Hons) Contemporary Military and International History
BA (Hons) Costume Design
BA (Hons) Dance
BA (Hons) Digital Media
BA (Hons) Digital Video Production and Marketing
BA (Hons) Drama and Creative Writing
BA (Hons) English and Creative Writing
BA (Hons) English and Drama
BA (Hons) English and Film
BA (Hons) English Language
BA (Hons) English Language and Creative Writing
BA (Hons) English Literature
BA (Hons) English Literature with English Language
BA (Hons) Fashion Business and Promotion
BA (Hons) Fashion Design
BA (Hons) Fashion Image Making and Styling
BA (Hons) Film Production
BA (Hons) Film Studies
BA (Hons) Film, TV and Stage Design
BA (Hons) Fine Art
BA (Hons) Graphic Design
BA (Hons) Intelligence Analysis
BA (Hons) Interior Design
BA (Hons) International Politics and Security
BA (Hons) International Relations and Politics
BA (Hons) Journalism (Broadcast)
BA (Hons) Journalism (Multimedia)
BA (Hons) Journalism with Public Relations
BA (Hons) Make-Up for Media and Performance
BA (Hons) Media and Performance
BA (Hons) Model Making for the Creative Industries
BA (Hons) Music / Creative Music Technology
BA (Hons) Music / Musical Arts
BA (Hons) Music / Popular Music & Recording
BA (Hons) Music Management and Creative Enterprise
BA (Hons) Photography
BA (Hons) Politics
BA (Hons) Post Production and VFX
BA (Hons) Technical Theatre (Production and Design)
BA (Hons) Television and Radio Production
BA (Hons) Theatre and Performance
BEng (Hons) Acoustical and Audio Engineering
BEng (Hons) Acoustical and Audio Engineering with Professional Experience
BEng (Hons) Aeronautical Engineering
BEng (Hons) Aircraft Engineering with Pilot Studies
BEng (Hons) Civil and Architectural Engineering
BEng (Hons) Civil Engineering
BEng (Hons) Civil Engineering (Civil Engineer Degree Apprenticeship)
BEng (Hons) Electrical and Electronic Engineering
BEng (Hons) Electronic Engineering
BEng (Hons) Mechanical Engineering
BSc (Hons) Accounting and Finance
BSc (Hons) Applied Football Studies
BSc (Hons) Architectural Design and Technology
BSc (Hons) Architectural Engineering
BSc (Hons) Architecture
BSc (Hons) Biology
BSc (Hons) Biology with Studies in the USA
BSc (Hons) Biomedical Science
BSc (Hons) Building Surveying
BSc (Hons) Business Management
BSc (Hons) Business Management with Economics
BSc (Hons) Business Management with Finance
BSc (Hons) Business Management with Finance with Professional Placement Year
BSc (Hons) Business Management with Innovation and Technology
BSc (Hons) Business Management with Law
BSc (Hons) Business Management with Law with Professional Placement Year
BSc (Hons) Business Management with Marketing
BSc (Hons) Business Management with Marketing with Professional Placement Year
BSc (Hons) Business Management with Professional Placement Year
BSc (Hons) Business Management with Sport
BSc (Hons) Business Management with Sport with Professional Placement Year
BSc (Hons) Business with Human Resource Management
BSc (Hons) Computer Networks
BSc (Hons) Computer Science
BSc (Hons) Computer Science with Cyber Security
BSc (Hons) Computer Science with Professional Experience
BSc (Hons) Computer Science with Web Development
BSc (Hons) Construction Project Management
BSc (Hons) Construction Project Management (Part-time)
BSc (Hons) Criminology
BSc (Hons) Criminology and Sociology
BSc (Hons) Criminology with Counselling
BSc (Hons) Criminology with Security
BSc (Hons) Diagnostic Radiography
BSc (Hons) Environmental Geography with Professional Practice
BSc (Hons) Environmental Geography with Studies in the USA
BSc (Hons) Financial Mathematics
BSc (Hons) Financial Mathematics with Professional Experience
BSc (Hons) Games Design and Production
BSc (Hons) Games Design and Production With Industry Placement
BSc (Hons) Human Biology and Infectious Diseases
BSc (Hons) Interior Architecture
BSc (Hons) International Business Management
BSc (Hons) Marine Biology
BSc (Hons) Mathematics
BSc (Hons) Media Technology
BSc (Hons) Nursing / RN Adult
BSc (Hons) Nursing / RN Children and Young People
BSc (Hons) Nursing / RN Mental Health
BSc (Hons) Nursing Studies (Top Up)
BSc (Hons) Nutrition and Exercise as Medicine
BSc (Hons) Occupational Therapy
BSc (Hons) Physics
BSc (Hons) Physics with Acoustics
BSc (Hons) Physics with Professional Experience
BSc (Hons) Physiotherapy
BSc (Hons) Podiatry
BSc (Hons) Podiatry (Podiatrist Degree Apprenticeship)
BSc (Hons) Professional Policing
BSc (Hons) Professional Sound and Video Technology
BSc (Hons) Prosthetics and Orthotics
BSc (Hons) Psychology
BSc (Hons) Psychology and Counselling
BSc (Hons) Psychology and Criminology
BSc (Hons) Psychology of Human and Animal Behaviour
BSc (Hons) Psychology of Sport
BSc (Hons) Psychology with English Language
BSc (Hons) Pure and Applied Physics
BSc (Hons) Quantity Surveying
BSc (Hons) Quantity Surveying (Part-Time)
BSc (Hons) Quantity Surveying Accelerated (Day-Release)
BSc (Hons) Real Estate Surveying (Asset Management)
BSc (Hons) Real Estate Surveying (Asset Management) Accelerated
BSc (Hons) Social Policy
BSc (Hons) Social Work
BSc (Hons) Sociology
BSc (Hons) Software Engineering
BSc (Hons) Software Engineering with Professional Experience
BSc (Hons) Sound Engineering and Production
BSc (Hons) Sport Rehabilitation
BSc (Hons) Sports Coaching Analysis (Top Up)
BSc (Hons) Sports Science
BSc (Hons) Wildlife and Practical Conservation
BSc (Hons) Wildlife Conservation with Zoo Biology
LLB (Hons) Law
LLB (Hons) Law with Criminology
LLB (Hons) Law with Professional Experience Year

Transport

The Supertram is available at the centre of the campus that is an easy way to move from one place to another. the train station plays a major role to move and the high-frequency bus services are available in and around Sheffield. A discounted ticketing scheme provides travel passes that has a significant reduction in on-street prices. Therefore, the University of Sheffield’s car parks, policies, and management provides Parking Services that is completely free of cost for the staff and students in early 2021. Moreover, they are offered the free bike checks facility in the ‘Cycle Hut’.

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