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Political Sporty Diverse local nightlife Varied union activities City Campus

UCAS code: S18

A world-top 100 university set in the heart of a vibrant, student-friendly city, Sheffield is a Russell Group university with exceptional teaching and award-winning Students' Union. With over 400 societies and sports clubs and libraries open around the clock, you're guaranteed to have an outstanding student experiences.
Source: University of Sheffield Union of Students

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How students describe this university

We asked more than 11,000 undergraduates to say how far they would describe their uni as having the following characteristics. We carry out this analysis where we have scores from at least 30 students. You can also see whether these ratings are high, medium or low compared to other universities.

Varied union activities

87%

HIGH

Creative

66%

MED

Diverse local nightlife

79%

HIGH

Sporty

76%

HIGH

Political

67%

HIGH

Vital stats

Sources: NSS, DLHE & HESA
Average graduate salary £22.8k HIGH
% of graduates in work or further study 96% MED
Student satisfaction score 78%

Number of students

30,865

students attended last year

Undergraduate / Postgraduate

65%

of students are undergrads

Full-time / Part-time

2%

of students are part-time

Male / Female

49%

of students are male

Young / Mature

12%

of students aged over 21

UK / Non-UK

24%

of students here are from outside the UK

What students say about this university

463 comments (109 students)
    • Course

      The course is good one lecturer could explain things a bit differently

      2023, 1st year student, Mathematics

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    • Course

      Great course. I enjoy the history subjects and having the ability to learn a language alongside it.

      2023, 1st year student, Modern Languages

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    • Facilities

      Five stars: Excellent

      2023, 1st year student, Modern Languages

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    • Finances

      Five stars: Excellent

      2023, 1st year student, Modern Languages

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    • Overall

      Great University. The tutors are incredibly approachable and have helped me massivey so far. I have had great support,...

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      2023, 1st year student, Modern Languages

      Overall

      Great University. The tutors are incredibly approachable and have helped me massivey so far. I have had great support, especially with my chosen language.

      2023, 1st year student, Modern Languages

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    • Student Union

      Four stars: Great

      2023, 1st year student, Modern Languages

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