University of Sheffield ISC

The University of Sheffield (informally Sheffield University) is a public research university in Sheffield, South Yorkshire, England. It received its royal charter in 1905 as successor to the University College of Sheffield, which was established in 1897 by the merger of Sheffield Medical School (founded in 1828), Firth College (1879) and Sheffield Technical School (1884).

Sheffield is a multi-campus university predominantly over two campus areas: the Western Bank and the St George's. The university is organised into five academic faculties composed of multiple departments. It had 19,555 undergraduate and 8,370 postgraduate students in 2015/16. The annual income of the institution for 2016–17 was £623.6 million of which £155.9 million was from research grants and contracts, with an expenditure of £633.0 million. Sheffield ranks among the top 10 of UK universities for research grant funding.


General Details
  • CITY
    Sheffield
  • YEAR FOUNDED
    2015
  • ESTABLISHMENT
    university
  • INSTITUTION TYPE
    public
  • AVERAGE TUITION
    £23,235
  • ACCOMMODATION
    on campus and off campus
  • ADDRESS
    The University of Sheffield Western Bank Sheffield
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