The University of Sheffield
Department of Physics and Astronomy Sheffield Physics Online

Location.

Sheffield is England’s 4th largest city. It’s home to over half a million people, including more than 60,000 students. Situated centrally in the UK, it borders the beautiful Peak District National Park. Sheffield’s location means travelling to other major cities is easy.

Campus is only a ten-minute walk from the city centre so you’ll be part of everyday city life.

62% of Sheffield is green space
By train: 1 hour from Manchester, 2 hours from London and 4 hours from Edinburgh