The University of Sheffield
Town and Regional Planning
Department of Town and Regional Planning. Making better places.Department of Town and Regional Planning. Making better places.
We're internationally renowned as a centre of excellence for the study of planning. Our work empowers communities to have a say in shaping and improving the environments they live and work in. We offer an inspiring location to learn and a friendly welcome to all.

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TRP studentsWe're the top planning school in the UK. Our courses will give you the knowledge and skills to build a successful career.

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Researcher using a whiteboardOur internationally acclaimed research is the best by a planning department at any UK university. Find out more here.

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2 new funded PhD studentships available

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Latest news
Smells of the city in summer
The Value of Planning report published
Call for abstracts: Transience and Permanence in Urban Development