The University Of Sheffield
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Why choose The University Of Sheffield?

The University of Sheffield is a research university in the city of Sheffield in South Yorkshire, England. It received its royal charter in 1905 as successor to Sheffield Medical School (1828) and University College of Sheffield (1897). As one of the original red brick universities, it is also a member of the prestigious Russell Group of research-intensive universities.

The University of Sheffield is widely recognised as a leading research and teaching university both in the UK and in the world.

The university is organised into five academic faculties composed of multiple departments. It had more than 17000 undergraduate and around 9000 postgraduate students in 2012.

Sheffield is also a member of the Worldwide Universities Network, the N8 Group of the eight most research intensive universities in Northern England and the White Rose University Consortium.

 Source: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/University_of_Sheffield


Facts about The University Of Sheffield

  • The University grew out of the Sheffield Medical School (founded in 1828), Firth College (1879) and the Sheffield Technical School (1884). These three institutions came together in 1897 to form the University College of Sheffield, which in turn became the University of Sheffield in 1905.
  • Academic departments are grouped into six faculties: Arts and Humanities; Engineering; Medicine, Dentistry and Health; Science; Social Sciences; and International Faculty, City College, Thessaloniki, Greece.
  • The University is rated 69th in world in the 2014 QS World University Rankings, up two places from 2013.
  • The University is ranked 18th in the UK, 50th in Europe and 121st in the world according to the 2014-15 Times Higher Education World University Rankings.
  • The 2014 Research Excellence Framework confirmed their place as a world-leading university. The results demonstrated research excellence across a range of disciplines, putting them in the top 10 per cent of all UK universities.

 Source: The University Of Sheffield official website- http://www.sheffield.ac.uk/


Location - Sheffield

 Sheffield is a city that celebrates individuality, rewards initiative and welcomes fresh thinking.

It is as famous for culture, art and community as it is for advanced technology. From clothing to furniture, books to vinyl, the city has it covered with a vast amount of vintage and independent shops.

One of the largest shopping centres in the UK, Meadowhall is home to all major brands including Hollister, Cath Kidston, Urban Outfitters and the Apple Store.

 As a place to live and study, Sheffield is impossible to beat, it’s the perfect place to put your knowledge and skills into practice.

 Source: The University Of Sheffield official website- http://www.sheffield.ac.uk/

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The University Of Sheffield

The University Of Sheffield

Level 2, Arts Tower, Western Bank


S10 2TN

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