We're the top RTPI accredited Planning School in the UK.

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We're an internationally-renowned centre of excellence for the study of planning and real estate. We help make better, safer, more attractive and sustainable places.

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Our next Postgraduate Open Day on Friday 28 April is the perfect opportunity to see where a course in Urban Studies and Planning could take you.

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Sheffield to tackle UK's housing problems as part of national research centre

The University of Sheffield is a lead partner in the new UK Collaborative Centre for Housing Evidence (CaCHE) launched by the Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC).

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100+ scholarships for Masters students

The University has over 100 scholarships available to fund talented new postgraduate students in 2017.

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Learn at one of the world's and the UK's top planning schools. Our courses equip you with the knowledge and skills to build a successful career in planning and other professions.

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Our internationally-acclaimed research is assessed as world leading with outstanding outputs and impacts across a range of research subjects.

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