Universities in Sheffield
There are two universities in Sheffield, the University of Sheffield and Sheffield Hallam University. So you've decided Sheffield's the city for you - which uni do you choose? Here's some information to help you choose the university that suits you...
Sheffield Hallam University - www.shu.ac.uk
With more than 24,000 students, over 3,000 staff and 650 courses to choose from, Sheffield Hallam University (also known as SHU) is the country's sixth largest University. HeSheffield Hallam aims to deliver the best preparation for your career. They have excellent links with local and national employers and many of the courses offered are tailored to industry. Only 8 per cent of Sheffield Hallam students are still seeking employment or further study within six months of graduation.
The University of Sheffield - www.shef.ac.uk
University guides reflect The University of Sheffield's status as one of the UK's leading universities. The Sunday Times made them their University of the Year 2001-2, and the Virgin 2003 Alternative Guide ranks them third in the country.
The University of Sheffield has more than 23,000 students, from 116 countries, and 5,500 staff. The University of Sheffield is a popular choice with applicants for university places, and once they arrive students enjoy the experience so much that many settle in Sheffield after they graduate.