A member of the Russell Group, a consortium of the UK’s top universities, Sheffield University keeps ahead of the pack through its rigorous research activity. The continued growth of its reputation is owed in part to the high caliber of its academic faculty, who are leading researchers in their respective fields. Many of the students and faculty at the Management School hail from overseas, providing a welcoming, diverse learning environment. The University is welcoming to international students and has nearly 25,000 students from 117 countries.
Prepared for work
Sheffield University Management School has designed its courses to combine the latest in cutting edge management theories with the practical application of those theories. The school works closely with businesses and industry experts on the course content of its programmes to ensure that students have the skills that employers need. There are also many opportunities for students to gain practical experience during their studies, whether through company based dissertations, internships and placements, or through part-time work or extra curricula activities. The Management School has invested heavily in its students’ futures with a dedicated External Relations team to connect students to employers and an on-site Employability Hub to deliver careers advice and support.
The next generation of business leaders
The Management School’s MBA programme offers a stimulating and innovative approach for those wanting to move up the career ladder. The curriculum focuses on Entrepreneurship, Leadership and Consultancy, core skills needed by business leaders. In addition to rigorous academic training, delegates gain hands-on experience of working as consultants for businesses, applying their learning in real-time across a range of organizational settings.
A great place to study
Once recognised internationally as an industrial powerhouse for the production and export of steel, the city of Sheffield is fast gaining a new reputation for excellence in management education. Having recently moved to specially designed facilities, those attending the Management School enjoy state of the art facilities designed to enhance their learning experience. Sheffield is one of the most popular cities for students in the UK. From bars, restaurants and nightclubs to shopping, museums, theatre and cinema, there is always something to do. It’s England’s fourth largest city and is a friendly, safe and affordable place to live. The city is located in the center of the UK with excellent road and rail transport links to the UK’s major cities and airports.