Why choose Sheffield Hallam University?
You’ll be joining a prestigious, 5-star university.*
The Sunday Times Good University Guide named us University of the Year for Teaching Quality in its 2020 edition. We have 5 stars in the 2021 QS Stars excellence rating. And we were shortlisted for University of the Year at the Times Higher Education Awards 2022.
You’ll be supported all the way
We offer a range of international scholarships to help fund your studies and we’ll support you through the application and travel process. You’ll then have a team of three dedicated advisers to guide you through the university. One helps with your studies, one provides any personal support or advice you need, and one helps with your career. We’ll be with you every step of the way to graduation and beyond.
We allow you to apply your knowledge to the real world, preparing you for your future career. You’ll put your learning into practice through placements, real-world projects, and work experience opportunities in every year of your course. It’s why 96% of our students are in work or further study 15 months after graduating.** We were named University of the Year at the 2022 Educate North Awards in recognition of the number of our graduates who go on to high-quality jobs.
Develop Personally and Professionally
Our teaching staff is actively involved in research on today’s global challenges, from improving public health to tackling climate change. 78% of our research is ranked internationally excellent or world-leading.*** So, you’ll learn and understand the latest developments in your chosen field from the experts, making you stand out to employers. On our postgraduate programmes you could also get involved with the research first hand, providing you with unique experiences that shape your career.
You will have access to a dedicated employability adviser who will give you personalised and course-specific support throughout your study. You’ll also have access to part-time work opportunities and one-to-one career guidance.
Sheffield is a great student city
You’ll be studying on our campuses in the heart of Sheffield, one of the UK’s most affordable student cities.**** We guarantee you accommodation in our halls, a short walk from your lectures and with all bills included. You’ll join 60,000 students who work and play in this green, friendly, creative city.
*Awarded 5 stars in the QS Stars excellence rating, with top marks in almost every category - including teaching, employability, academic development, facilities, innovation and inclusivity
**HESA Graduate Outcomes Survey 2019-20
***Research Excellence Framework 2021
****Royal Bank of Scotland Student Living Index 2022