We're a dynamic and vibrant international community of geographers, committed to tackling some of the biggest issues in our changing world.

The start of something special

Come and see what it's like to study at a world- leading Department in one of the best student cities. Discover for yourself why Sheffield's so special

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Award winning research

Dr Seth Schindler has been awarded Best Paper: Territory, Polictics, Governance (TPG) by the Regional Studies Association

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Food shoppers less influenced by anxieties

Consumer behaviour towards food is less influenced by personal anxieties than statistical data might suggest

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Study with us

Our courses allow you the freedom and flexibility to discover and understand our world. You'll be taught by leading academics that are specialists in their fields.

Geography courses (BA & BSc)> Environmental Science (BSc & MEnvSci)> Taught masters study>

World-class research

We are at the forefront of human and physical geography research with our internationally excellent and world-leading contribution been recognised in the results of REF 2014.

NERC UK Arctic Science Conference 2015> Our research> PhD opportunities >
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Collaborations and partnerships

Working collaboratively with governmental agencies, policy makers, think tanks, charities, NGO’s and businesses across the globe we are committed to tackling some of the biggest social and environmental issues and problems.

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