UK number one for medical research and top five for biological research

Research Excellence Framework 2014

Our acclaimed research deepens understanding of medical conditions and improves treatments. Our excellent teaching and sense of community mean our students love their time with us.

100+ scholarships

The University of Sheffield has more than 100 scholarships available to fund talented new postgraduate taught students in 2017.

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The National Student Survey (NSS)

Final year students: The National Student Survey 2017 will launch at the University of Sheffield on Monday 6 February and close on Sunday 30 April. Your chance to have your say.

MSc Human Anatomy and Education

New Masters (MSc) Course

Our brand new MSc Human Anatomy and Education programme provides an in-depth understanding of Anatomy through cadaveric dissection, supplemented by training to become an accredited Anatomy Teacher upon graduation.

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Study with us

With one of the UK's only undergraduate courses to include human dissection, and our three specialist masters degrees, we'll give you the skills employers need.

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World-class research

We're helping discover new drugs while working to combat deafness and Parkinson's. By doing a PhD, you can join one of our groundbreaking research centres.

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We develop solutions with industrial partners to solve major healthcare challenges. Read about some of our work on the Faculty of Science website.

Drug discovery technology – case study> Treating allergic reactions – case study>