Top 10 in the UK for research

Top 10 in the UK for research impact and excellence

We're ranked among the UK's top ten departments for the impact and quality of our research in the Research Excellence Framework 2014.


We're respected internationally for the important contributions we make in the field of electronic and electrical engineering. With a community of over 500 students, this is a vibrant and sociable place to study. We're one of the best supported departments in the country, with over £16.5m of sponsorship funding from EPSRC. It means our students work at the forefront of technology, developing solutions to contemporary problems.

Undergraduate degrees

Image: student in labStudy with us and you'll learn from experts in world-class facilities. Find out how our hands-on courses get you ready for the professional world.

Undergraduate study | CareersVisit us

Postgraduate degrees

Image: student in lecture theatreDevelop your professional skills with one of our seven masters degrees. Or become a PhD qualified expert in an advanced field of study.

MSc taught | ResearchAcademic Achievement Scholarships

Research

Image: semiconductor researchOur internationally acclaimed research covers a wide range of areas, from electrical machines for hybrid vehicles and actuators for aerospace, through to surveillance electronics and stealthy materials.

Research groups | £10m research boostUltimate Microscopy project

Industrial collaboration

Image: wind powerWe work with businesses locally and globally to keep our teaching and research relevant and innovative. Many of our collaborators provide internships or placements for our students.

Working with industry | Sheffield Industrial Project Scheme | Sheffield Engineering Gateway