Sheffield Hallam University is located in Sheffield, South Yorkshire in England. This is one of the biggest and the most diverse of the universities in England. The university is sprawled over two locations. They have a city campus that is situated in the city center near the Sheffield Railway Station and the collegiate campus is almost 2 miles away in the Broomhall Estate off Ecclesall Road in south-west Sheffield. They are the 11th biggest university in the UK, out of a total of 167 having 30,815 students, out of which 4,400 are international and 4,494 are the staff. There are 708 courses.

The former names of the university were Sheffield Polytechnic and Sheffield City Polytechnic. The university endowment is 0.52 million Pounds as of 2015. The Chancellor of the university is Helena Kennedy, Baroness Kennedy of the Shaws. The Vice-chancellor is Chris Husbands. Out of the total student strength, 24,455 were undergraduates, as of 2016-2017, and 6,365 were postgraduates. The university is associated with the Association of Commonwealth universities.

There are many research centers and the faculties have been divided into four parts, namely the faculty of Science, Technology and Arts (STA), Faculty of Social Sciences and Humanities (SSH), Faculty of Health and wellbeing (HWB) and Sheffield Business School (SBS). They have 30 centers for research, including the Art and Design Research Centre and Biomedical Research Centre, among others. Helena Kennedy is the present Chancellor who is also a broadcaster, barrister, and the life peer of the House of Lords. SHU is the leading partner for Higher Futures, the Lifelong Learning Network (LLN) for Southern Yorkshire, North Nottinghamshire and North Derbyshire.

There are many notable alumni, including Kid Acne, who is a musician and artist, Roma Bubuniak, who is an artist. The notable staff includes Alison Adam, who is the professor of society, technology and science and I.M Dharmadasa, who is an applied researcher and physicist specializing in low in cost solar cells.

University at a glance

Total International Students3,359
UG/PG Course Ratio1 : 1.12
Endowments ValuePound 520,000
No.of Campuses2
Yearly Hostel & Meals ExpenseINR 3.7 Lakh
International Students Website
%Employed within 6 months of study89% Graduates


CoursesDuration1st Year Tuition Fees
MIM(7 Courses)1 – 1.2 YearsINR 13.4L
BBA(1 Course)3 YearsINR 12.9L
MS(1 Course)12 MonthsINR 13.4L
BHM(1 Course)3 YearsINR 12.9L
BE/Btech(3 Courses)3 YearsINR 12.9L

Entry Criteria

MIM(7 Courses)IELTS: 6 & AbovePTE: 52 & Above
BBA(1 Course)IELTS: 6 & AbovePTE: 52 & Above
MS(1 Course)IELTS: 6 & AbovePTE: 52 & Above
BHM(1 Course)IELTS: 6 & AbovePTE: 52 & Above
BE/Btech(3 Courses)IELTS: 6 & AbovePTE: 52 & Above

On-campus Accommodation



  • Accommodation Services at Sheffield Hallam University offers a friendly free service to help the students find the right place to live
  • It offers various types of accommodation, all located within walking distance of the campuses
  • Students enjoy a lower cost of living ,than students in most other major cities

Off campus Accommodation



  • The residence option includes Room Rental, Non-ensuite Rooms, Ensuite Rooms, Shared House, Studio Flats etc.
  • The average range of rent is £90 -£110 p.w
  • The local shops, subway and cafes are at walking distance
  • Key features of the properties are All bills included in the rent, Wi-fi included throughout the property, Secure properties looked after by service teams, 24/7, Furnished bedrooms and fitted kitchens etc.

Know more about Studying in UK

Studying UK Details
Average 1st Year Tuition CostMIM INR 19.1 L|MS INR 18.8 L|BE/Btech INR 18.3 L|BBA INR 16.4 L|MA INR 16.9 L|BSc INR 18.3 L|MBA INR 20.1 L|BHM INR 13.5 L|MArch INR 15.7 L|MEM INR 17.8 L|MPharm INR 18.4 L|MBBS INR 32.8 L
Average Hostel & Meals ExpenseINR 5.9 L (based on 139 colleges listed on
Average Admission Exam ScoresTOEFL: 88|IELTS: 6.5|PTE: 59|GMAT: 590
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