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The University of Sheffield was founded in 1905 and is considered one of the best universities in the UK. Sheffield is located in north England, in South Yorkshire, and is close to Manchester, Leeds, Nottingham, and the Peak District.
Sheffield offers over 400 programs over 42 academic departments. These are organized under 7 faculties or colleges: Architectural Studies, Arts, Engineering, Law, Medicine, Pure Science and Social Sciences. For the most up-to-date information on classes available to study abroad students, visit the Sheffield website.
Sheffield is a city with character, blending elegant Victorian architecture with modern activities. The area is bursting with culture and entertainment, including theatres, museums, galleries, pubs & clubs, music and world-class sports facilities. Sheffield was named the first “National City of Sport” and has Europe’s biggest artificial ski-slope resort. Most all of these attractions are within walking distance of each other, making it a great destination for students.
Sheffield is proud of its 150 woodlands and 50 public parks. One of the most spectacular areas of natural beauty in the UK is just minutes away by bus or train. The Peak District National Park covers 555 square miles of unspoiled countryside. It is a great place to hike, rock climb or just enjoy the scenery.
Sophomore standing; GPA of 3.00 or above (some departments at Sheffield require higher than 3.00 GPA)
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