Published: 2019-09-13   Views: 13
Author: yashodharatrivedi
Published in: Travel Tips

Recognized for its strong community support and awarded the Purple Flag for city safety, Sheffield is known for its magnificent sporting heritage, and is home to the world's oldest football club, Sheffield F.C. A total student population of 65,000 spanning the University of Sheffield and Sheffield Hallam University proves that this city is a popular study destination for many. With such a heavy influx of attendees, universities have a hard time housing students in their campus halls. In such a scenario, acquiring suitable student accommodation Sheffield is not that easy. 


Here are the top 2 accommodations that students can opt for and live in a suitable environment ideal for studies and making the most of the student life.  


Brass Founders on Scotland Street


With over 430 students, who experience the luxury of stay in this accommodation, are well-connected to the entire city with the nearest bus stop, just a minutes walk away and the Netherthorpe Road Tram Stop is only 6-minutes’ walking distance from the property. When it comes to closeness to the city's top universities, Brass Founders is a stylish and modern student accommodation located on Scotland Street which is  just a 10-minutes’ walk from the University of Sheffield and the Sheffield Hallam University is only 15-minutes away. This student accommodation is in a slightly quieter part of the city which is close to the city centre. The property enable students to choose from a range of en-suite rooms in shared apartments or residential buildings with studio rooms. Students will have great social spaces to enjoy, study rooms for all their study sessions, a fully-equipped gym to stay in shape, and onsite bike storage too. Students who enjoy shopping can head over to Meadowhall Mall which is only a 30-minutes’ tram ride away. They can also take a refreshing break to enjoy the serene beauty of the Peace Gardens, located within easy walking distance from this property.  



The Forge on Boston Street


Well-known as being the largest student accommodation which is located on Boston Street. Sheffield university students will not have to worry about getting late for lectures because their academic institution is just 4-minutes’ walk away from the property. The Sheffield Hallam University is also 3-minutes’ away, thus making it convenient for students to commute to lecture halls. Since the property is situated in the core of Sheffield, students can explore the city easily. International students should also visit Kelham Island Museum to know more about the city’s culture and this museum is within close proximity. The Forge student dwelling offers wide range of studios with fully-furnished bedroom, private kitchen, and a study space as well. Residents can use the Wi-Fi to binge watch any movie or TV show, and feel more safe and secure with facilities like CCTV surveillance, and swipe card secure door entry. 


Sheffield city is, therefore, the best city when it comes to universities and the student accommodations available for stay. It is a no comparison deal for students who choose to live in one of the aforementioned properties that has so much to offer. It is a great help to students who want to settle down in student accommodation Sheffield, in a less hassled manner and live stress-free for a homely experience. 


Author Bio

Yashodhara Trivedi is the Brand Communications Manager at University Living. Having studied at Durham University, UK, she is now committed to helping South Asian students have a smooth transition into life abroad.   

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