Joint first in the Russell Group for chemistry student satisfaction

National Student Survey 2015


Inspiring young scientists and Nobel Prize winners with our groundbreaking research and innovative teaching.

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Professor Sir Harry Kroto FRS, 1939-2016

It is with great sadness that we have received the news of the death of Professor Sir Harold Kroto, Nobel Prize winner and Department of Chemistry alumnus.

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The University of Sheffield has put aside £1 million to fund talented new postgraduate taught students in 2016.

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Chemistry is the central science, and with our links to top employers and universities around the world you'll be able to go anywhere with one of our degrees.

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Nobel Prize winners have researched chemistry in Sheffield, and with our unique range of incredible PhD opportunities you could follow in their footsteps.

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We work with professional bodies and top institutions around the world to provide outstanding teaching. Our research collaborations help us solve major scientific challenges with colleagues in industry.

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