Department of Civil and Structural Engineering
Civil and structural engineers help to create and protect the world we live in. Driven by teaching and research excellence, we inspire and empower our students to engineer a better future.
Highlight: How do explosions work?
No-one knows how explosions work (yet)
Watch this video showing the fantastic work of Dr Sam Rigby in a collaboration with educational YouTuber Tom Scott
Highlight: Keeping drinking crystal clear water
What is the PODDS consortium?
Learn more about how researchers of the department of Civil and Structural Engineering have been working with water industry across the UK to improve drinking water quality.
Engineering ranked in the Top 100 in the 2024 Times Higher World Subject Rankings
The Faculty of Engineering is recognised as a top university in today’s (26 October 2023) announcement by the Times Higher World Subject Rankings.
Celebrating World Ventil8 Day and our growing research and teaching excellence
It’s World Ventil8 Day today (Wednesday 8 November 2023) and we are celebrating all of the amazing research and teaching practice within the Department of Civil and Structural Engineering.
Dr Sam Rigby awarded a RAEng Industrial Fellowship in collaboration with Arup
Dr Sam Rigby has been awarded a two-year Royal Academy of Engineering Industrial Fellowship in Machine Learning Applications for Blast Protection Engineering, in collaboration with Arup's Resilience, Security and Risk (RS&R) team.
Exploiting the Resilience of Masonry Arch Bridge Infrastructure (ERMABI) workshop
Academics and research staff from the Department of Civil and Structural Engineering at the University of Sheffield co-organised and participated at a two-day workshop on masonry arch bridges, held at Imperial College London on 5-6 September 2023.
Civil and Structural Engineering student Hasan wins first place at the Future Urban Ventilation Network Healthy Building Competition
Congratulations to our third year MEng Architectural Engineering student Hasan Shwaish for winning first place at the Breathing City: Future Urban Ventilation Network “Healthy Building” Competition in the individual poster category.
High praises for Civil and Structural Engineering at The University of Sheffield in the latest National Student Satisfaction (NSS) survey
Civil and Structural Engineering in the University of Sheffield has been ranked among the best in the Russell Group by students, featuring in the top five in several categories in the latest National Student Survey (NSS).
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