Undergraduate Study in Archaeology

Study Archaeology and you'll discover the story of humanity over the past five million years.

Open Days

Our Open Days are the perfect place to meet our staff and students, go on tours of the campus and accommodation and find out what Sheffield is all about.

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Celebrating excellence in learning and teaching

The results of the latest National Student Survey (NSS) are in and our Sheffield Archaeology students have placed our learning and teaching amongst the best!

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Sheffield Archaeology students investigate the remains of 'Britain's largest prisoner of war camp'

As part of a core module, our second year Archaeology undergraduates conducted research that brings to life a WWII prisoner of war camp.

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A degree programme to suit you

Study Archaeology and you will discover the story of humanity over the past five million years - and you'll write your own chapter. You'll share your understanding with others and help communities to make sense of their origins and their place in the wider world. Find out more about the right Archaeology programme to suit you!

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Get involved

As an Archaeology student at Sheffield you'll have the opportunity to get involved in research and fieldwork, or to study abroad. Find out what being part of our community could mean for you.

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Your future

A degree in Archaeology prepares you for a wide range of careers and further study.

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