A member of the UK’s prestigious Russell Group of leading research-led institutions, the University of Sheffield offers world-class teaching and research excellence across a wide range of disciplines. Sheffield has been ranked in the top five UK universities for Student Satisfaction (Times Higher Education).

The University of Sheffield has six Nobel Prize winners among former staff and students and its alumni go on to hold positions of great responsibility and influence all over the world, making significant contributions in their chosen fields.


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Why Choose The University of Sheffield After your Foundation Year at DIFC?

  • No. 1 in the Russell Group (UK’s Ivy League) (Times Higher Education 2017)
  • Top 10% of all UK universities for research (REF 2014)
  • Joint first in the UK for library services (Times Higher Education 2017)
  • Ranked 82nd in the World and 13th in the UK (2018 QS World University Rankings)
  • Among top 50 ‘most international’ universities in the world (Times Higher Education 2018)
  • Top 3 in the UK for student experience (Times Higher Education Student Experience Survey)
  • Ranked 39th out of 121 UK universities (The Guardian University Guide 2019
  • 87% graduate satisfaction
  • 82% graduate employability
  • Ranked in the top 150 Universities in the World (2018 QS Graduate Employability Rankings)
  • Sheffield is the 4th largest city in England and one of the best value cities to live and study in the UK

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