Universities in Sheffield, England UK
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Sheffield
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  • Universities in Sheffield
  • Ranked in at least one ranking
32
  • Different Rankings list
  • Universities in Sheffield
  • (24 institution and 8 subject rankings)
20
  • Global Rankings rank
  • Universities in Sheffield
  • Among TOP 200
Latest ranking updates related to universities in Sheffield
  • 10 May, 2022: THE Top Universities for a Digital Education updated with The University of Sheffield in position 199.
  • 27 Apr, 2022: Latest THE University Impact Rankings - No Poverty (SDG1) from THE Times Higher Education, UK. in position #14.
  • 27 Apr, 2022: THE Times Higher Education, UK published most recent results of THE University Impact Rankings - Good Health and Well-Being (SDG3). Sheffield Hallam University achieves position 45.
  • 27 Apr, 2022: THE University Impact Rankings - Quality Education (SDG4) updated with Sheffield Hallam University in position 57.

Highest subject rankings of universities in Sheffield

Building and Town and Country Planning The Guardian UK University League Tables by Subject
#2 
The University of Sheffield
Communication & Media Studies CUG The Complete University Guide - By Subject
#2 
The University of Sheffield
General Engineering Good University Guide by Subject - The Times
#4 
The University of Sheffield
Modern Languages & Linguistics The Guardian UK University League Tables by Subject
#4 
Sheffield Hallam University
History Good University Guide by Subject - The Times
#8 
The University of Sheffield
Dentistry CUG The Complete University Guide - By Subject
#9 
The University of Sheffield
Computer Science Good University Guide by Subject - The Times
#10 
The University of Sheffield
Agriculture, Forestry & Food The Guardian UK University League Tables by Subject
#10 
Sheffield Hallam University
Music Good University Guide by Subject - The Times
#10 
The University of Sheffield
Biological Sciences Good University Guide by Subject - The Times
#11 
The University of Sheffield

Rankings of universities in Sheffield, England UK 2022

  • #12 
  • #135 
US News: Best Global Universities
[Published 25 October, 2021]
  • #18 
  • #131 
QS Employability Rankings
[Published 23 September, 2021]
  • #13 
  • #155 
URAP World Ranking - University Ranking by Academic Performance
[Published 15 December, 2021]


  • #801 
THE World University Rankings
[Published 12 October, 2022]
  • #65 
  • #82 
The Times Good University Guide
[Published 16 September, 2022]
  • #61 
  • #78 
The Guardian League Table
[Published 24 September, 2022]



Sheffield Key Facts for International Students

Population: 448000

Time: GMT +0

District/province: England, Sheffield

Living costs for students in Sheffield:

* 100 = prices in London

  • Living costs without accommodation 83* (17% cheaper than London)
  • All costs including accommodation 61* (39% cheaper than London)
  • Meals (grocery & lower cost restaurants) 62* (38% cheaper than London)
  • Average Big Mac price 3.34 £
  • Plug Type G
    • Residential voltage: 230 V
    • Frequency: 50 Hz
Nobel prize laureates:
Hans Krebs (Sheffield University, 1953)

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The University of Sheffield ranks #1 in Sheffield in our meta ranking composed of 134 university rankings.

Among all universities in Sheffield Sheffield Hallam University is listed in the largest number of rankings. See all 35 rankings where Sheffield Hallam University is listed.

The University of Sheffield is ranked best in Sheffield for Architecture, Building & Planning (Building and Town and Country Planning). See all rankings for the The University of Sheffield.

The University of Sheffield is ranked best in Sheffield for Journalism & Media Studies (Communication & Media Studies). See all rankings for the The University of Sheffield.

The University of Sheffield is ranked best in Sheffield for Engineering (General Engineering). See all rankings for the The University of Sheffield.

Sheffield Hallam University is ranked best in Sheffield for Languages & Literature (Modern Languages & Linguistics). See all rankings for the Sheffield Hallam University.

The University of Sheffield is ranked best in Sheffield for Social Studies & Humanities (History). See all rankings for the The University of Sheffield.

The University of Sheffield is ranked best in Sheffield for Medicine & Health (Dentistry). See all rankings for the The University of Sheffield.

The University of Sheffield is ranked best in Sheffield for Computer Science (Computer Science). See all rankings for the The University of Sheffield.

Sheffield Hallam University is ranked best in Sheffield for Agriculture (Agriculture, Forestry & Food). See all rankings for the Sheffield Hallam University.

The University of Sheffield is ranked best in Sheffield for Arts Visual & Performing (Music). See all rankings for the The University of Sheffield.

The University of Sheffield is ranked best in Sheffield for Natural Sciences (Biological Sciences). See all rankings for the The University of Sheffield.

The University of Sheffield is ranked best in Sheffield for Law (Criminology). See all rankings for the The University of Sheffield.

Sheffield Hallam University is ranked best in Sheffield for Design (Fashion & Textiles). See all rankings for the Sheffield Hallam University.

The University of Sheffield is ranked best in Sheffield for Education (Education). See all rankings for the The University of Sheffield.

The University of Sheffield is ranked best in Sheffield for Mathematics (Mathematics). See all rankings for the The University of Sheffield.

Sheffield Hallam University is ranked best in Sheffield for Sports Science (Sports Science). See all rankings for the Sheffield Hallam University.

Ranking publishers

British Quacquarelli Symonds, UK

Criteria used in ranking -QS World University Rankings:
Academic Reputation 40%
Employer Reputation 10%
Faculty/Student Ratio 20%
Citations per faculty 20%
International Faculty Ratio 5%
International Student Ratio 5%

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Criteria used in ranking -QS Employability Rankings:
Employer reputation 30%
Alumni outcomes 25%
Partnerships with Employers per Faculty 25%
Employer/Student Connections 10%
Graduate employment rate 10%

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CWUR Center for World University Rankings

Criteria used in ranking -CWUR Center for World University Rankings:
Research Performance 40%
Quality of Education 25%
Alumni Employment 25%
Quality of Faculty 10%

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Centre for Science and Technology Studies, Leiden University, Netherlands

Criteria used in ranking -CWTS Leiden Ranking:
Academic research publication

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NTU ranking

Criteria used in ranking -NTU Europe:
Scientific Efficiency 23%
Scientific Potential 15%
Graduates on the labour market 15%
Internationalisation 15%
Prestige 14%
Learning Conditions 10%

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RUR Ranking Agency (Moscow, Russia)

Criteria used in ranking -RUR Research Performance Ranking:
Normalized citation impact (Citations of research publications from all university authors compared with world averages) 20%
Citation per papers 20%
Papers per academic and research staff 20%
International research reputation 20%
Share of research publications written in international co-authorship 20%

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Criteria used in ranking -RUR Reputation Ranking:
Teaching Reputation 50%
Research Reputation 50%

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Criteria used in ranking -RUR World University Rankings:
Teaching 40%
Research 40%
International Diversity 10%
Financial Sustainability 10%

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Scimago Institutions

Criteria used in ranking -Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities:
Research 50%
Innovation 30%
Societal 20%

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StuDocu

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THE Times Higher Education, UK

Criteria used in ranking -THE World University Rankings:
Teaching 30%
Research (volume, income and reputation) 30%
Citations 30%
International outlook (staff, students, research) 7.5%
Industry income (knowledge transfer) 2.5%

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Criteria used in ranking -THE World’s Most International Universities - Times Higher Education:
Proportion of international students 25%
Proportion of international staff 25%
Proportion of journal publications with one or more international co-authors 25%
University’s international reputation 25%

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Criteria used in ranking -THE Young University Rankings - Times Higher Education:
Teaching 30%
Research (volume, income and reputation) 30%
Citations 30%
International outlook (staff, students, research) 7.5%
Industry income (knowledge transfer) 2.5%

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The Guardian News and Media Limited

Criteria used in ranking -The Guardian League Table:
Student to Staff Ratio 15%
Value added 15%
Entry Scores 15%
Career Prospects 15%
NSS - Teaching 10%
NSS - Assessment & Feedback 10%

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The Times and The Sunday Times

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The University League Tables

Criteria used in ranking -CUG The Complete University Guide - UK:
Entry standards
Student satisfaction
Research quality
Research intensity
Graduate prospects
Student-staff ratio
Academic services spend
Facilities spend
Good honours
Degree completion

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Thomson Reuters

Criteria used in ranking -Reuters Most Innovative Universities Europe:
Patent volume 11.11%
Patent success 11.11%
Global patents 11.11%
Patent citations 11.11%
Percent of patents cited / Patent citation impact 11.11%
Patent to Article Citation Impact 11.11%
Industry Article Citation Impact 11.11%
Percent of Industry Collaborative Articles 11.11%
Total Web of Science Core Collection Papers 11.11%

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Urap

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Us News

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Webometrics

Criteria used in ranking -Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities:
Visibility 50%
Excellence 35%
Transparency 10%
Presence 5%

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