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Engineering studies

  • Should I study engineering?

    Posted 24 October 2018
    There are more than a few reasons to study engineering, but is it the right path for you? You'll need to have the correct skills and personality traits to succeed as an engineer. Learn more about following an engineering pathway here. 


  • Robotics engineering students and two university robots

    Types of engineering degrees

    Posted 13 September 2018
    Explore the different types of engineering to help you decide which engineering degree would be best suited to your desired career path and goals. From mechanical engineering to computer engineering, explore the different disciplines here. 


  • International College student Farah in a science class

    Why study biomedical science?

    Posted 14 June 2018
    Biomedical science is at the heart of medical breakthroughs in healthcare. You could be researching treatments that impact public health around the world. Find out qualifications you need to be a biomedical scientist, career opportunities and salary information. 


  • The University of Sheffield a great place to study

    Posted 28 November 2016

    Outstanding student performance continues at The University of Sheffield.


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    University of Sheffield rankings continue to confirm Sheffield as a top university

    Posted 23 August 2016

    The Guardian University Guide and Complete University Guide have both released their annual league table rankings for 2017, featuring the University of Sheffield highly in both.


  • Study science and engineering at Sheffield

    What can you do with a Pre-Masters in Science and Engineering?

    Posted 10 February 2016

    Find out how a Pre-Masters in Science and Engineering at University of Sheffield International College can help you secure a place on a world-class Masters degree in the UK.


  • University of Sheffield is 18th in the UK

    Why study engineering in the UK?

    Posted 21 May 2015
    Isambard Kingdom Brunel, John Logie Baird, Frank Whittle, Alexander Graham Bell – the UK has a knack for producing engineering heroes. The skill and creative thinking of Britain’s engineers and inventors has helped to shape our world. Television, the telephone, the steam engine, radar, the jet engine, the internet – these are just some of the transformative British engineering breakthroughs that have had an immeasurable impact on our lives.


  • Research Excellence Framework 2014

    Latest Research Excellence Framework confirms Sheffield as a world leading university

    Posted 13 January 2015

    At the end of 2014, the Research Excellence Framework (REF) was published; the first review of university research excellence undertaken since 2008. Maintaining 14th place in the UK validates the University of Sheffield’s international reputation across a wide range of disciplines.