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About the University of Sheffield

The University of Sheffield is a world-top-100 university renowned for the excellence, impact and distinctiveness of its research-led learning and teaching. It has nearly 90 research institutes and centres and the 2014 Research Excellence Framework puts the University in the top ten percent of UK universities.

Postgraduate student body breakdown
Source: HESA, 2018

Study mode
Source: HESA, 2018

This University

26% Part Time
74% Full Time

All universities (avg)

48% Part Time
52% Full Time

Student Nationality
Source: HESA, 2018

52%

UK students

48%

Non-UK students

Study level
Source: HESA, 2018

19,995 Undergraduate
8,710 Postgraduate

New students
Source: HESA, 2018

49%

School leavers

51%

Mature students

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