Events and Activities

Upcoming events 

Department of Civil and Structural Engineering Centenary Celebration 

Date: Sat 20 May 2017
Afternoon event: 12noon - 6:30pm, The Diamond, free
Evening event: 7:30pm, Inox Restaurant, Students Union, £30

If you’ve been looking for an excuse to arrange a get-together with all your old classmates, we've done it for you!

On Saturday 20 May 2017 we've arranged a day to celebrate our centenary and we'd like you all to come along and join us. You'll get the chance to see your old department, see how we teach now in our brand new building, meet past and present members of staff, and have a meal and party in the evening.

Diamond Film Series: Rogue One (2016)

Date: Tuesday 20 May 2017
Time: 6pm
Venue: Lecture Theatre 1, The Diamond
Cost: Free to University of Sheffield staff and students

(subject to confirmed release date) 

More about the Diamond Film Series

Engineering Imagination

Date: Sunday 18 June 2017
Time: 11am - 3pm
Venue: Sheffield Winter Gardens
Cost: Free 

We're celebrating International Women in Engineering Day 2017 and inviting you to join us on Sunday 18th June for a day of free activities in the Winter Gardens exploring science, engineering and most of all imagination.

Department of Mechanical Engineering Centenary Ball

Date: Friday 23 June 2017
Time: 7pm
Venue: Firth Hall, Firth Court, University of Sheffield
Cost: £35

Join us to celebrate 100 years of Mechanical Engineering with dinner and a dance at Firth Hall. One ticket entitles you to a 3 course meal, wine and dancing. 
For more information contact Keira Sweet -

Diamond Film Series: 3 Idiots (2006, Hindi with English subtitles)

Date: Tuesday 27 June 2017
VenueLecture Theatre 1, The Diamond
Cost: Free to University of Sheffield staff and students

Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering Centenary Celebration

Date: Saturday 22 July 2017
Time: TBC
Venue: TBC
Cost: Free to all alumni and former staff of the department

To celebrate this momentous occasion, we will be holding a day of events on Saturday the 22nd July 2017. This will be an opportunity for all of us to look back on our time at the department, meet with the people we knew, and see how the department, University and campus have changed over the years. We are planning a series of events throughout the day, and in the evening will be holding a celebratory dinner.

All alumni and former staff of the department will be more than welcome at this event. The entirety of the day’s events will be free, although the evening meal will be ticketed (and places will be limited).
For more information contact Dr Luke Seed -