The University of Sheffield
Sheffield is one of the top ten research intensive universities in the United Kingdom and is a world top 100 university, renowned for excellence, impact and distinctiveness of its research led teaching and learning. Sheffield's quality, breadth and volume of research activity is further demonstrated by the fact that research carried out by 93% of the University’s academic staff submitted is internationally recognised and in many cases world-leading. The University has one of the biggest and best engineering faculties in the UK with extensive expertise – its seven academic departments and two interdisciplinary programme areas cover all the engineering disciplines. They are leaders in their fields and they are outstanding contributors to the development of new knowledge and linking their research to the teaching of the engineers of the future.