Contact us

General Enquiries

Department of Materials Science and Engineering
Sir Robert Hadfield Building
Mappin Street
S1 3JD

Tel: +44(0)114 222 5998

Undergraduate Admissions

Tel: +44(0)114 222 5467

Postgraduate Admissions

Tel: +44(0)114 222 5941

Departmental Administration Manager

Mr Matt Jones

Tel: +44(0)114 222 6003

Departmental Technical Manager

Mr Andrew Crawford

Tel: +44(0)114 222 5500

How to Find Us

The Department is based in the Sir Robert Hadfield Building off Mappin Street and on Portobello Street at the east end of campus. Mappin Street runs between West Street and Broad Lane.

The building is number 172, grid reference H3 on the campus map.

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Local Transport

The Department is a short 20 minute walk from Sheffield Train Station with buses to the University running frequently. From the railway station you can take the numbers 6, 95, 120 and 181 directly to the end of West Street.

Route Operator Location
6 TM Travel Sheffield Interchange Stand A1
95 First Sheffield Interchange Stand D6
120 First/
Flat Street Stand FS1
181 First Paternoster Row

Alternatively the Middlewood and Malin Bridge trams (available from above the train station) stop nearby on West Street.