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.
Sixth year in a row with student satisfaction of more than 90%
Find out what our students had to say about their experience at Sheffield in the latest National Student Survey.Our NSS ratings>
QS World University Rankings
The QS World University Rankings 2016 rank History in the top 100. The rankings recognise our global excellence in research, academic performance and the reputation of our department and our students when they enter employment.Read more>
2016 Academic Award Winner
Congratulations to Eirini Karamouzi who won the award for Best Feedback in the 2016 Academic Awards. The awards aim to recognise those who have enhanced academic life and improved the educational experience for those around them.The award winners>