Faculty of Engineering - The achievement of excellence 

Ref 2014Research Excellence Framework 2014

93% of our staff were assessed as world leading or internationally excellent.

Engineering at Sheffield had 3 of the top 5 submissions.

Our research excellence


Athena SwanCommitment to gender equality and career progression for women in Science, Engineering and Medicines at the University of Sheffield has been further reinforced with a glowing endorsement from a champion for female researchers.

University awarded for commitment to gender equality
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Business and industry

Business and IndustryDiscover how our world-leading research can help your business through the Sheffield Engineering Gateway (SEG).

Sheffield Engineering Gateway

Study engineering

Student ambassador at open day Thinking about studying engineering?  Come to one of our undergraduate open days to see what we have to offer.

What is engineering?
Engineering at the University of Sheffield
Our Open Days


ResearchWe provide research-led learning and teaching across our departments and also have a bold new approach to PhD training running five Doctoral Training Centres (DTCs) through EPSRC funding.

Explore our research

Faculty overview

Mappin BuildingWe are one of the biggest and best  engineering faculties in the UK.

About the faculty


Professor Sheila MacNeilFind out about the staff that make up the Faculty of Engineering and how we work.

Staff and structure

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The world needs more female engineers

Sheffield's Wall of WomenWe want to show the huge diversity of the engineering discipline, to break preconceived notions of what engineering is and to showcase our excellent Women in Engineering at The University of Sheffield.

Our Women in Engineering - Sheffield's Wall of Women