Sheffield University is a public research university in Sheffield, South Yorkshire, England. The University developed from Sheffield Medical School (founded in 1828), Firth College (1879) and Sheffield Technical School (1884). These three organisations teamed up in 1897 to form the University College of Sheffield, which in turn became the University of Sheffield in 1905.
Over 100 years old, it is one of the six original and highly regarded 'redbrick' universities in the UK.
Its academic departments are divided into six faculties, educating 25,000 students, including some 3,900 foreign students from 120 countries, and employing approximately 6,000 employees.
The University of Sheffield offers 350 different courses in 75 different subject areas. The University also offers preparation programs for foreign students and a number of scholarships to assist high-quality international students.
It is one of the original red brick universities, a member of the Russell Group of research-intensive universities. There are eight Nobel laureates affiliated with Sheffield and six of them are the alumni or former long-term staff of the university.
Rated by the QS World University Rankings among the top 100 universities in the world, the students of Sheffield voted University number one for their student experience in the Times survey.
In the 2014 Research Excellence Framework, the University of Sheffield ranked in the top 10% of all UK universities. 33% of the submitted research was ‘world leading’, while 52% was ‘internationally excellent’.
Sheffield is ranked 22nd out of 250 universities in Europe for teaching excellence (Times Higher Education Europe Teaching Rankings 2019).
The University of Sheffield is not a campus university,The University campus contains many distinctive buildings, spread over a large part of the south west of Sheffield.
Sheffield is a lively city in the north of England and a very popular student destination. This is the fifth largest city in England, as well as one of the greenest in the world.
Shefield is also one of the safest cities in the United Kingdom.
First year students are offered university accommodation, there are over 5,500 university-owned rooms, including en-suite, catering or self-catering accommodation within walking distance of the lectures.
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The University has been named the University of the Year for Quality Teaching by The Times and The Sunday Times University in 2020.
In 2019, the student satisfaction rate was 86% – overall. Almost 50 of the courses earned a total satisfaction score of more than 90 per cent, and 10 courses scored 100 per cent.
The University has also been awarded the Silver Award as part of the Government's Teaching Excellence Program (TEF).
|Medicine and HealthCare (1 Courses)||5 year||GBP 18750|
|MBA (1 Courses)||1 year||EUR 21250|
|Engineering (8 Courses)||3 year||GBP 24450|
|Science (12 Courses)||1 Year - 5 Year||GBP 16500 - GBP 24950|
|Arts (2 Courses)||1 Year - 3 Year||GBP 19050 - GBP 22150|
|Law (1 Courses)||3 year||GBP 19050|
|Information Technology (IT) (2 Courses)||1 year||GBP 24950 - GBP 26050|
|Management (6 Courses)||1 Year - 3 Year||GBP 14500 - GBP 27150|
Applicants can apply for the University of Sheffield admissions by July 31 (Autumn); December 1 (Spring).
For language proficiency, the University of Sheffield is accepting only IELTS Indicator and TOEFL-iBT Home Edition. The minimum score requirements are:
|Level||IELTS Indicator||TOEFL-iBT Home Edition|
|Standard||6.5 with 6.0 in each component||88 with minimum 19 in Listening & Writing, 20 in Reading, and 22 in Speaking|
|Good||7.0 with 6.5 in each component||95 with minimum 22 in Reading & Writing, 21 in Listening, and 23 in Speaking|
|Advanced||7.6 with 7.0 in each component||103 with minimum 24 in Reading & Writing, 22 in Listening, and 25 in Speaking|
|Proficient||8.0 with 7.5 in each component||110 with minimum 26 in Reading & Writing, 24 in Listening, and 27 in Speaking|
The Requirements may Defer for some Programs.
For more Details on the Requirements, Click HERE.
|Endowment||33 million GBP|
|Post Graduation Employment Rate||85%|
|Mode of Program||Full time; Online|
|Academic Calendar||Semester Based|
|Average Cost of Attendance||26,600 GBP|
The tuition fee (In GBP) for various programs is tabulated below:
|Field of Study||Undergraduate||Postgraduate|
|Architecture, Science, Engineering||22,600||22,600-23,600|
|Tuition||17,600 – 35,880|
|Accommodation||4,651.81 - 11,211|
|Meal||971 – 3,850|
|Gym membership||220 – 290|
|Total||25,503.81 – 53,212|
|Tuition Fees in UK (1st Year Average)||MS: £17276 | MBA: £17276 | BE/Btech: £16632 | BBA: £15130 | BSc: £16632 | MFin: £19000 | MA: £15560 | MIM: £18241 | MEM: £16950 | MArch: £14271 | BHM: £12662 | MIS: £15344 | MEng: £12876 | MBBS: £28865| MPharm: £15452|
|Average Accomodation & Food Costs in UK||£850 to £1,050 a month|
|Entrance Exams in UK||TOEFL: 88 | IELTS: 6.5 | PTE: 59 | GMAT: 590|
|Work and Study in UK||Permitted for 20 hours/week with a valid study permit.|
|Post Study Work Permit in UK||2 Year after graduation depending on the course.|
|Cost of Student Visa in UK||£348|
|Student Visa in UK||Your nationality, duration of your stay and purpose of your stay are the three essential factors for UK visa. For Non-EU students UK visa is mandatory.|
|Intakes in UK||There are mainly two intakes in UK: January/February & September/October.|
|Top Job Sectors in UK||IT Engineering, Product Design, Mobile Development, Designers, Logistics, etc.|
|Economy in UK||Growth Rate: 1.3% (2018) 1.4% (2019) 1.4% (2020e), 6th Largest Economy in the World by Nominal|