University of Sheffield
#171 Overall Influence

University of Sheffield

University in Sheffield, United Kingdom

From Wikipedia

The University of Sheffield is a public research university in Sheffield, South Yorkshire, England. Its history traces back to the foundation of Sheffield Medical School in 1828, Firth College in 1879 and Sheffield Technical School in 1884. University College of Sheffield was subsequently formed by the amalgamation of the three institutions in 1897 and was granted a royal charter as University of Sheffield in 1905 by King Edward VII.

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What is University of Sheffield known for?

#43 World Rank
Nursing
#97 World Rank
Engineering
#100 World Rank
Biology
#101 World Rank
Chemistry
#102 World Rank
Medical
#132 World Rank
Social Work
#147 World Rank
Criminal Justice
#150 World Rank
Education
#162 World Rank
Literature
#180 World Rank
Computer Science
#181 World Rank
Religious Studies
#200 World Rank
Philosophy
#215 World Rank
Sociology
#220 World Rank
Psychology
#225 World Rank
History
#236 World Rank
Economics
#244 World Rank
Earth Sciences
#256 World Rank
Mathematics
#267 World Rank
Physics
#306 World Rank
Anthropology
#358 World Rank
Business
#376 World Rank
Communications
#444 World Rank
Political Science
#463 World Rank
Law

Influential People

Who are University of Sheffield's Most influential alumni?

University of Sheffield's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Nursing, Engineering, and Biology. University of Sheffield’s most academically influential people include Hilary Mantel, Philip Bourne, and Amy Johnson.

Hilary Mantel

British writer

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Philip Bourne
Philip Bourne

Physical chemist and computational biologist

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Amy Johnson
Amy Johnson

Pioneering English aviator

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Richard Roberts
Richard Roberts

English biochemist and molecular biologist

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Harry Kroto
Harry Kroto

British chemist

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Philip Hobsbaum

British teacher, poet and critic

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Adam Hart
Adam Hart

English scientist, author and broadcaster

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Hans Kornberg
Hans Kornberg

British biochemist

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Lee Child
Lee Child

British thriller writer

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Helen Sharman
Helen Sharman

British chemist who became the first Briton in space

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Andy Haldane
Andy Haldane

British economist

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Steven Mithen

British archaeologist

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