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.

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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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Bob Stern elected Fellow of British Academy

Professor Robert Stern has been elected Fellow of the British Academy in recognition of his outstanding research in the humanities.

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

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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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