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Sheffield Hallam University

Sheffield | Yorkshire and The Humber

Sporty Diverse local nightlife City

Ucas code: S21

Sheffield has all the excitement of a major city but the friendliness of a small town. The university and students' union work together to enhance the student experience; your employability is at the top of our agenda. We have lots of societies, sports clubs and volunteering opportunities, plus the largest number of students in Britain on courses with a year's paid work placement.
Source:Sheffield Hallam University Union of Students

How students describe this university

We asked more than 11,000 undergraduates to say how far they would describe their uni as having the following characteristics. We carry out this analysis where we have scores from at least 30 students. You can also see whether these ratings are high, medium or low compared to other universities.

Varied union activities

68%

MED

Diverse local nightlife

79%

HIGH

Creative

61%

MED

Political

55%

MED

Sporty

76%

HIGH

Vital stats

Sources: NSS, DLHE & HESA
Average graduate salary £21k MED
% of graduates in work or further study 95% MED
Student satisfaction score 79% MED

Number of students

30,728

students attended last year

Undergraduate / Postgraduate

79%

of students are undergrads

Full-time / Part-time

18%

of students are part-time

Male / Female

45%

of students are male

Young / Mature

15%

of students aged over 21

UK / Non-UK

8%

of students here are from outside the UK

What students say about this university

Dialog 400 comments (121 students)
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