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Trading names:
University of Sheffield

About this provider

The University of Sheffield is committed to working with businesses to offer the highest quality apprenticeships, boosting productivity and growth across the city, wider region and the UK. Apprenticeships enable you to attract employees of the future and equip them with the skills you need for your organisation.

We provide the apprentice with the academic training, support and expertise required for their chosen career.

Our apprenticeship programmes are designed in partnership with employers, so that your apprentices develop the skills and expertise they need to succeed in your industry.
With the introduction of the apprenticeship Levy, now is the time to maximise the use of your levy payments to invest in your apprentices. We offer value for money and the highest quality teaching and learning as a world top 100 Russell Group university.

What employers are saying

Based on 167 reviews from employers that work with this training provider.

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Overall rating from October 2018 to now

  • Excellent 73 out of 167 reviews
  • Good 92 out of 167 reviews
  • Poor 1 out of 167 reviews
  • Very poor 1 out of 167 reviews


  • Communication with employers (88)
  • Training facilities (79)
  • Getting new apprentices started (58)
  • Providing the right training at the right time (42)
  • Improving apprentice skills (35)
  • Initial assessment of apprentices (33)
  • Reporting on progress of apprentices (33)
  • Working with small numbers of apprentices (29)
  • Adapting to my needs (22)

Things to improve

  • Communication with employers (51)
  • Reporting on progress of apprentices (50)
  • Adapting to my needs (16)
  • Providing the right training at the right time (9)
  • Getting new apprentices started (7)
  • Initial assessment of apprentices (5)
  • Improving apprentice skills (4)
  • Training facilities (4)
  • Working with small numbers of apprentices (2)

12 Apprenticeships offered

Apprenticeship Type Level View details
Advanced Clinical Practitioner Standard 7 Details
Control / technical support engineer Standard 6 Details
Engineering Fitter Standard 3 Details
Engineering Manufacturing Technician Standard 4 Details
Engineering Technician Standard 3 Details
Manufacturing engineer Standard 6 Details
Metal Fabricator Standard 3 Details
Nursing Associate Standard 5 Details
Postgraduate Engineer Standard 7 Details
Product design and development engineer Standard 6 Details
Senior Leader Master's Degree Apprenticeship Standard 7 Details
Social Worker (degree) Standard 6 Details

Contact details

Phone number:
0114 222 2000

Annual survey results

Employer satisfaction:
Learner satisfaction:
no data available
Source: FE Choices

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Explain levels

Apprenticeships are set at different levels of difficulty from the equivalent of GCSE (level 2) up to postgraduate (level 7)

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