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

REF 2014, Destinations of Leavers from Higher Education 2016-17

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

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.

Read more>

Join us for an open day

Studying Landscape Architecture in Sheffield means joining the UK's leading department for landscape education and research. Join us for an open day to see for yourself what our students love about studying here.

Open days 2018>

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.

Read story>

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.

Undergraduate> Postgraduate> Landscape Institute accreditation >
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.

REF results> Graduate destinations>

Shaping the world

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

The green roof centre> City regeneration> Place-keeping group>
Park Square roundabout, Sheffield

Grace Ruddick
5th Year Project: Creating sustainable places for refugee communities
Alumna Victoria on setting up her award winning Landscape Architecture practice
Alumna Victoria on setting up her award winning Landscape Architecture practice
Park Square Roundabout
Transforming Park Square Roundabout