The University of Sheffield: Popular Programs & Ranking ,,UK

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A public university, the University College of Sheffield came into being in 1897 after the Sheffield Medical School (1828), Firth College (1879) and the Sheffield Technical School (1884) joined together. It later came to be known as the University of Sheffield in 1905. One of the world’s renowned institutions, the university is a member of the Russell Group, which represents some of the best higher education universities/colleges in the UK. As per a framework published in the year 2021, it has been featured among the top 10% of the universities in England with regard to joining hands with businesses in order to explore solutions to society and industry-related issues.

Acknowledged as one of the top 100 universities globally, the University of Sheffield has made its mark in terms of superiority, influence, and distinctiveness of its research-led teaching and learning. In QS World University Rankings 2023, it has been ranked 96th in the world and joint 16th in the UK. As per Times Higher Education World University Rankings, Sheffield University is one of the top 50 most international universities in the world. The Sunday Times Good University Guide and The Times have recognized it as the 20th best in the UK and second in the north. Also, it is the best in the UK (5-continuous year record) as per the Whatuni Student Choice Awards.

Located in the city’s centre, the university campus has every beneficial and convenient facility within walking distance which the students may avail themselves. Numerous restaurants, cafes, and bars are run by the members of the Students’ Union and are open to all the members of the university. There are a total of 55 academic departments. The university has five faculties, namely - Arts & Humanities, Engineering, Medic

Acknowledged as one of the top 100 universities globally, the University of Sheffield has made its mark in terms of superiority, influence, and distinctiveness of its research-led teaching and learning. In QS World University Rankings 2023, it has been ranked 96th in the world and joint 16th in the UK. As per Times Higher Education World University Rankings, Sheffield University is one of the top 50 most international universities in the world. The Sunday Times Good University Guide and The Times have recognized it as the 20th best in the UK and second in the north. Also, it is the best in the UK (5-continuous year record) as per the Whatuni Student Choice Awards.

Located in the city’s centre, the university campus has every beneficial and convenient facility within walking distance which the students may avail themselves. Numerous restaurants, cafes, and bars are run by the members of the Students’ Union and are open to all the members of the university. There are a total of 55 academic departments. The university has five faculties, namely - Arts & Humanities, Engineering, Medicine, Dentistry, and Health, Science, and Social Science. Students, both national and international, can choose from a variety of UG and PG courses such as Accounting & Financial Management, Broadcast Journalism, English and History, Intercultural Communication, Financial Mathematics, International Relations & Politics, Law and Criminology, etc.

The classes began with a batch of 114 students, and later on, the number of enrolments increased up to 1,000 students. In 2021-2022, the total number of students studying at the university is 30,129. Also, the student-staff ratio is 15:1.

The university has ensured a comfortable stay, with relevant facilities, for all of its students. For this purpose, it offers different types of accommodation room options such as En-suite, house, deluxe, standard, and studio. You may meet students from different locations, pursuing different courses such as undergraduate, postgraduate, etc. Many returning students reside here as well. More than 1,000 resident-only events are organized every year and weekly fitness classes are also hosted. Free fitness suits exist for all the residents of the university accommodations. Students can also volunteer for many customized activities related to sports, fundraising, life skills, awareness campaigns, and much more.

International students with excellent academic and co-curricular achievements can apply for the various scholarships which the university offers. The university is offering 75 International Undergraduate Merit Scholarship 2022, which is worth 50% of the tuition fees for every year of the undergraduate degree. Those who have recently joined the institution for the September 2022 UG studies are also being offered a scholarship amount of up to £2,500. For the postgraduate students, 125 International Postgraduate Taught Merit Scholarship 2022 is being offered, which is worth 25% of the tuition fee. Many external funding bodies also assist students regarding tuition fee coverage and living expenditure.

Graduates of the University of Sheffield have found fame worldwide as established business leaders, writers, scientists, politicians, etc. Some of the renowned alumni are Helen Sharman (Scientist and astronaut) and Lee Child (Author), a popular crime writer and the creator of the Jack Reacher series of novels and films. More than 100 million copies of this book were sold all across the world and the same was published in 49 languages. Other famous pass-outs include Dame Jessica Ennis-Hill (Olympic gold-medal winning athlete), Dan Walker (Sports Journalist) who is one of the hosts of BBC Breakfast and Stephen Daldry (film director and producer) who won the BAFTA, Golden Globe, Emmy, Tony and Laurence Olivier awards. 

Year of establishment1897
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Total International Students7344
Male/Female Ratio1.12
UG/PG Course Ratio0.82
Endowments ValuePound Sterling 42 million
No.of Campuses1
Accommodation expenses4463 Pound for 2 sharing (UG),5865 Pound for 2 sharing (PG)
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University’s Evaluation 2023

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AOverall University Grade
Course Grades
A
B.E. / B.Tech
C+
B.Sc.
B+
BBA
C
M.A.
C+
M.Arch
A
MASc
B
MBA/PGDM
C++
MBBS

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The University of Sheffield Fees

CoursesDuration1st Year Tuition Fees
MBA/PGDM(1 Courses)(12 months)INR 25.88 L
MIM(7 Courses)(12 months)INR 19.16 L - 26.71 L
B.E. / B.Tech(4 Courses)(3 years)INR 22.2 L
MBBS(1 Courses)(5 years)INR 34.55 L
B.Sc.(2 Courses)(3 years)INR 16.35 L - 18.59 L
BBA(1 Courses)(3 years)INR 17.3 L

The University of Sheffield Scholarships

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The University of Sheffield Entry Criteria

CoursesExams
MBA/PGDM(1 Courses)

: 6.5 & Above

: 61.0 & Above

MIM(7 Courses)

: 6.5 & Above

: 61.0 & Above

B.E. / B.Tech(4 Courses)

: 6.0-6.5

: 56.0-61.0

MBBS(1 Courses)

: 7.5 & Above

: 72.0 & Above

B.Sc.(2 Courses)

: 6.5-7.0

: 80.0 & Above

: 56.0 & Above

BBA(1 Courses)

: 6.5 & Above

: 61.0 & Above

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On-campus Accommodation

Available

  • The University of Sheffield Offers Accommodation to their students.

  • Student can choose from multiple residential options as per their requirement, budget, and location.
  • Students will have access to all facilities available in the residences while living in blocks dedicated to postgraduate students.
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Endcliffe Vale Flats Shared Bathroom 42 weeks £4,462 (Self-catered)(UG)
Mappin Shared Bathroom 51 weeks £5,865 (Self-catered)(PG)
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Off-campus Accommodation

Available

  • The residence option includes Room Rental, Non-ensuite Rooms, Ensuite Rooms, Shared House, Studio Flats etc.
  • The average range of rent is £90 -£110 p.w
  • The local shops, subway and cafes are at walking distance
  • Key features of the properties are All bills included in the rent, Wi-fi included throughout the property, Secure properties looked after by service teams, 24/7, Furnished bedrooms and fitted kitchens etc.

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Average 1st Year Tuition Cost
MS INR 21.2 L
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MIM INR 20 L
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MA INR 18.2 L
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BBA INR 17.1 L
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BSc INR 20.3 L
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BE/Btech INR 19.2 L
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MBA INR 21.1 L
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MArch INR 18.2 L
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BHM INR 14.5 L
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MEM INR 18.8 L
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MFA INR 16.5 L
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MBBS INR 38.5 L
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MDes INR 19 L
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INR 5.6 L (based on 65 colleges listed on Studyabroad.shiksha.com)

Average Meals Expense

INR 2.2 L (based on 3 colleges listed on Studyabroad.shiksha.com)

Average Admission Exam ScoresTOEFL: 86
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IELTS: 6.5
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PTE: 60
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GMAT: 600
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Location
University CitySheffield, South Yorkshire, UK
Size of cityMedium
Population of City5,77,800
Wikipedia Linkhttps://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sheffield

Contact Details

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The University of Sheffield
Western Bank
Sheffield S10 2TN
UK

Sheffield ( South Yorkshire)

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