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.


"It’s easy to look after, but it’s also climate change adapted.”

Professor Nigel Dunnett explains how his approach of ‘low input, high impact’ planting design has revolutionised the University of Sheffield campus.

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Rewilding the landscape

Pioneer of the rewilding movement Charlie Burrell gave a free public lecture in Sheffield on 10 March about his transformation of Knepp Castle's 1400 hectare estate.

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Less flamboyant Primula flowers more resilient to climate chaos

A new study by Drs Ross Cameron and Emma Lewis with the RHS shows that Primula with smaller, simpler flowers are better able to cope with flooding and drought

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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.

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.

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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.

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