Rankings for the University of Sheffield

World flags projectionOur outstanding performance for research, as a member of the Russell Group of leading UK research universities, is consistently confirmed by independent assessment internationally.

We're proud to be rated 69th in the world in the 2014 QS World University Rankings, 13th in the UK in the 2013-14 Times Higher Education World University Rankings and to be ranked in the top ten UK research-intensive universities (2008 Research Assessment Exercise).

A world top-100 universityQS World University Rankings

The University is rated 69th in world in the 2014 QS World University Rankings.

These rankings are derived using a combination of reputational surveys, staff:student ratios, the proportion of international staff and students and research citations.

QS World University Rankings 2014

Times Higher Education World University Rankings

The University is ranked 13th in the UK, 40th in Europe and 112th in the world according to the 2013-14 Times Higher Education World University Rankings.

Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2013-14

Research Assessment Exercise

The 2008 Research Assessment Exercise confirmed our ranking among the top ten UK research-intensive universities.