The Department of History

Our outstanding reputation is built upon a rich tradition. Many celebrated historians have taught and researched here since our foundation in 1896, in fields of study which remain at the heart of the Department to this day.


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History Matters blog

A shared blog from the Department of History, written by Sheffield historians (staff, students, alumni, and friends).

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Information for current students

Current students can find relevant information below.

Information for current students