December 20, 2012

Welcome to the University

Sheffield UniversityThe University of Sheffield is a world renowned institution noted for its high standard of research and teaching in many academic fields. The university has over 25,000 students and is the proud home to students from over 120 countries around the world. A member of the prestigious Russell Group, the university is currently ranked as 80th in the world by QS World University Rankings and 15th in the UK, according to Times Higher Education World University Rankings.

The university has produced five Nobel 102_6487Prize winners over the years and many of its academic staff are world leaders in their field. Among its notable alumni are the authors Hilary Mantel and Lee Child, chemist and first Briton in space Helen Sharman, and the first woman to fly solo from Britain to Australia, Amy Johnson.

We look forward to welcoming you all to the University of Sheffield at SheffMUN 2016.