The top rated Landscape Architecture Department in the UK with 95.5% graduate employment

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World renowned researchers and practitioners developing the next generation of Landscape Architects to create lasting, functional and inspirational places.

"A new benchmark for the future of urban planting"

Professor Nigel Dunnett has scooped two prestigious Landscape Institute awards and been highly praised by judges for his work transforming the roof garden in London's Barbican.

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New Landscape Leadership

As Professor Anna Jorgensen takes over as Head of Department, she outlines the Department's objectives and explains why she is looking forward to developing stronger links with the Landscape Institute.

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Horticultural hero awarded honorary degree

The internationally acclaimed landscape designer, nurseryman and author Piet Oudolf, who is best known for his work designing the influential High Line in New York, has been awarded an honorary degree by the University of Sheffield.

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No ordinary classroom

In a dynamic studio setting, our students learn to create inspirational, yet functional places that improve the environment and people’s lives.

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Landscape Architecture Courses
The Arts Tower studio

The results are in...

..and we’re proud to have 100% employment and be top ranked Landscape Architecture Department in the REF.

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Shaping the world

We care about the world we live in. Our partnerships are tackling global problems, improving social cohesion and biodiversity.

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Park Square roundabout, Sheffield