Top two in UK for quality of published work

Source: Research Excellence Framework


World-leading staff, an active and international student community, and an exceptionally diverse range of modules makes Sheffield one of the world’s most exciting places to study philosophy.

Engaged Philosophy at Sheffield

Engaged philosophy aims to shed light on complex aspects of our existence and help change the world for the better.

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New Philosophy, Religion and Ethics BA

The Department of Philosophy is launching a new, exciting BA in Philosophy, Religion, and Ethics, for entry from 2019.

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PhD Funding Deadlines Approach

Applications for a number of PhD funding opportunities close on 23 January 2019.

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Flexible study

We offer students a range of flexible study options. Undergraduate courses have no core modules so you can design your own degree.

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Research

We have wide-ranging research interests with leading authorities in areas including feminism, German idealism, philosophy of psychology and metaphysics.

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Working together

Partnerships enhance our research and inspire our students. Our Hang Seng Centre for Cognitive Studies and our Philosophy in the City outreach programme thrive on collaboration.

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