Congratulations to business economics graduate Moneeza Burney! She is a finalist in the British Council Alumni Awards which celebrates the achievements of the UK's international graduates.

Moneeza, who graduated in 2013, is a finalist in the social impact category for her work setting up the Lahore Students' Union Community Service Initiative in her native Pakistan.

Sheffield Hallam graduate finalist in British Council Awards | Media | Sheffield Hallam University
MA Product Design graduate Igor led a seminar for students and tutors at design schools in St Petersburg, Russia, this week.

He ran a seminar about British approaches to product design and how Hallam provided him ‘opportunities to learn by doing’, including participation in Formula Student – an opportunity to design, develop and race a single seater racing car alongside his studies.

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We definitely like to shout about Sheffield - read this article to understand more about the people and places across our city that our students know and love!

The alt city guide to Sheffield
Here are some photos of our students celebrating Chinese New Year this week...
Here are images from our annual international scholarship ceremony held last week to celebrate the achievements of our scholarship winners from all around the globe!
We are looking forward to Chinese New Year celebrations across the city and University this weekend!

Wishing everyone the very best health and happiness for the Year of the Rooster. We'd love to hear how you're celebrating!

(If you're in Sheffield, we have a celebration taking place on Monday at our City Campus - you can register here [ Link ] )
Struggling with keeping to your New Year's resolution to stay fit?

Dr Jeff Breckon, exercise psychologist at Sheffield Hallam University, talks about how training with a friend can help you to achieve your fitness goals.

Achieve your fitness goals with an exercise buddy

Dr Jeff Breckon, exercise psychologist at Sheffield Hallam University, talks about how social support can help you to achieve your fitness goals and stay act...

The University has reopened following the Christmas holidays in the UK but Christmas celebrations continue in Russia today and tomorrow.

Here's Sheffield Hallam's representative in Russia, Natalia Pisarenko who wishes everyone a very Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!

Wishing you all a very happy Christmas and a fantastic 2017!

The University is closed until Tuesday 3 January for the Christmas holidays. See the messages from our overseas offices below - and their opening times over the UK holidays.
Course representatives from our MSc International Business Management course have been recognised by the Dean of Sheffield Business School, Professor Kevin Kerrigan, for their outstanding contribution to the faculty.

Congratulations to students Esther Obong, Jia Wei, Lamia Rami, Kersheen Chew and Ashutosh Saraf who received certificates and commendation letters for sharing their experience...
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Congratulations to first prize winner in our International Exchange Experience competition Jamilya Ashyrbaeva, a BSc Events Management with Arts and Entertainment student, who studied on the Erasmus+ Exchange programme in Kufstein, Austria as part of her Sheffield Hallam course.

She said: 'The one thing I enjoyed the most about my Erasmus experience is meeting new people from across the...
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Geography student Molly is currently studying a semester in Norway - she is having an amazing time!

We have exchange agreements with more than 100 universities all over the world so there are many opportunities to study in a different country during your degree.
We welcomed 25 representatives from NCUK (one of our pathway partners) centres all over the world to take a tour of our facilities and meet Sheffield Hallam staff. Taking part in the visit were representatives from countries including Nigeria, Malta, Russia, Columbia, the UK and China.
To mark Oman's national day, our students organised a fantastic celebration event with traditional music, poetry, dancing and food!
If you're still deciding what to study at University, we have some useful tips to help you!

Watch this video guide about five common mistakes applicants make - and how to avoid them yourself!

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Congratulations to all of our students graduating this week! Feel proud of everything you have achieved.

Watch this film produced by two Sheffield Hallam students which captures what it feels like to be part of the Class of 2016.

Class of 2016

Congratulations to the class of 2016! Film and media production students, Chris Lowe and Jake Richardson, have created this brilliant film to celebrate the a...

Here we are at today's British Council exhibition in Malaysia. This is our South East Asia team with John Dunning, principal lecturer in hospitality management, and one of our placement students, Sam Adams.

This month, we're attending events in India, Nigeria, Cyprus, China and the UK. Find out where we're going next at
We held an event to celebrate the successes of all our scholarship students and welcome the new scholars who joined us in September 2016.

To find out more about scholarships for postgraduate courses starting in January 2017, visit
We asked our scholarship students to draw a picture of what they liked best about living in Sheffield!

Here's what some of them came up with!