How to get in touch with the school.

Sir Robert Hadfield building

General enquiries

School of Chemical, Materials and Biological Engineering
Sir Robert Hadfield Building
The University of Sheffield
Mappin Street
S1 3JD


Materials Science and Engineering enquiries

Tel: +44 114 222 5998

Chemical and Biological Engineering enquiries

Tel: +44 114 222 7521

Admissions and prospective student enquiries

If you have questions about studying our courses at the University of Sheffield or want more details about applying, please email us at You can also call or message us using our live chat.

How to find us

The school is based in the Sir Robert Hadfield Building off Mappin Street and on Portobello Street at the east end of campus. Mappin Street runs between West Street and Broad Lane.

The building is number 172, grid reference H3 on the campus map.

A global reputation

Sheffield is a research university with a global reputation for excellence. We're a member of the Russell Group: one of the 24 leading UK universities for research and teaching.