As one of the leading Schools of Architecture in the UK we are committed to having a positive and lasting impact on the global built environment.

Workshop examines architectural methods in refugee camps

As part of their studio field trip to Jordan, MA in Architectural Design students produced models, drawings and scenarios that imagined how life in the Za’atri refugee camp could be improved.

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Postgraduate Taught Scholarships

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

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Research investigates potential hazards when driving in fog

To drive safely we need to be able to process visual information effectively. A recent experiment aimed to investigate how well we can see potential hazards when driving, after dark, in fog.

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We have a vibrant, international community of students. You’ll enjoy the freedom to express yourself in an academically-challenging environment and develop the skills you need for your career.

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We are one of the longest established but most forward looking schools of architecture in the UK and a world class centre for research. We explore the social and political implications of architecture in order to build better environments and better lives.

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A Live School

We are known for our strong social conscience and much of our work is ‘live’. Through external partnerships, research and teaching initiatives we engage with real societal, environmental and architectural issues.

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