An outstanding reputation built upon rich tradition.
Combining internationally acknowledged research excellence with modern, imaginative teaching that enables our students to think for themselves and excel in their own research.
QS World University Rankings
The QS World University Rankings 2016 rank History at the University of Sheffield in the top 100 in the world by subject ranking.Global excellence>
ESRC Network Studentship Available
We are delighted to announce a new ESRC White Rose Network Studentship for 2016 entry.More about this studentship>
MA funding applications now open!
The University of Sheffield has an excellent range of scholarships to fund talented new Masters students in 2016, including 100 awards of £10,000 for applicants meeting our widening participation criteria or who are predicted to achieve a first.Find out more>