University of Sheffield
#171 Overall Influence

University of Sheffield

University in Sheffield, United Kingdom

University of Sheffield Rankings

    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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