About University of Sheffield:

The University of Sheffield is a public research university in Sheffield, South Yorkshire, England. It received its royal charter in 1905 as successor to the University College of Sheffield, which was established in 1897 by the merger of Sheffield Medical School (founded in 1828), Firth College (1879) and Sheffield Technical School (1884). Sheffield is a multi-campus university predominantly over two campus areas: the Western Bank and the St George's. The university is organised into five academic faculties composed of multiple departments.



World University Rankings

2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
World University Rankings 126 139 136 140 132 124 131 134 142 141 138 134 143

ByField

Field 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
Agriculture 42 72 54 51 - 77 79 90 95 106 112 104
Engineering 71 91 101 110 114 116 131 138 130 143 158 156
Life Sciences 150 141 147 133 122 142 169 174 183 203 186 200
Medicine 168 166 154 157 154 162 147 159 152 160 150 144
Natural Sciences 118 116 160 161 153 150 163 167 169 157 136 143
Social Sciences 109 111 104 115 106 101 86 106 98 97 79 70

BySubject

Subject 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
Agricultural Sciences - - - - - - - 351-400 351-400 401-450
Biology & Biochemistry - - - - - - - - - 138
Chemical Engineering 124 122 129 131 148 185 193 174 165 154
Chemistry 164 152 170 182 198 218 223 238 247 248
Civil Engineering 149 185 151 83 153 139 132 142 154 131
Clinical Medicine - - - - - - - - - 148
Computer Science 66 111 129 130 118 88 69 124 155 147
Economics & Business - - - - - - - - - 52
Electrical Engineering 134 120 119 103 118 108 70 71 103 114
Environment / Ecology - 28 39 40 59 59 61 72 74 75
Geosciences 127 128 108 111 111 102 114 116 108 112
Immunology - - - - - - - - - 280
Materials Science 70 81 93 104 125 141 146 154 158 168
Mathematics 206 219 225 290 - 294 - 298 287 285
Mechanical Engineering 99 98 106 106 104 118 134 97 107 139
Microbiology - - - - - - - - - 245
Molecular Biology & Genetics - - - - - - - - - 225
Neuroscience & Behavior - - - - - - - - - 181
Pharmacology & Toxicolog - - 219 203 169 218 244 239 206 168
Physics 164 162 155 149 153 164 167 147 120 124
Plant & Animal Science - 64 71 91 73 82 94 91 110 108
Psychiatry / Psychology - - - - - - - - - 159
Social Sciences, General - - - - - - - - - 64
Space Science - - - - - - - - - 140