Our members' research top ten in the UK for research outputs in the 2014 Research Excellence Framework.

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We're one of the leading global institutes for innovative, multidisciplinary research on the Bible. Our research is internationally recognised and we explore a variety of interests in ancient and contemporary contexts.

New Research Theme and Call For Papers

SIIBS and The Centre for the History of the Gothic are pleased to announce an interdisciplinary one day conference exploring the theme 'Gothic Bible'. We welcome call papers that examine the Bible, religion and theology within the Gothic.

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100+ Sheffield Postgraduate Scholarships

The University of Sheffield is pleased to offer 100+ scholarships worth £10,000 each for home students starting a taught postgraduate course in 2017.

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Free screening of a filmed theatrical production - "Dara".

Free screening of a filmed theatrical production, "Dara", jointly staged by the National Theatre in London, and the Ajoka Theatre in Pakistan will take place on 20th February at 6pm.

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Study with us

We offer a diverse and modern approach to studying the Bible. You'll discover through us the bible's influence on cultural, social and political discussion.

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Cutting edge thinking

Our interdisciplinary research is world renowned and spans ancient and modern issues from biblical languages to forced migration, and pop culture to gender studies.

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Partnerships

We actively work with a variety of exciting external partners, our partnerships enhance our research and inspire our students.

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