Top two in UK for quality of published work

Source: Research Excellence Framework


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

A Summer of Conferences

We are delighted to be hosting three conferences over the next few months: Harms and Wrongs in Epistemic Practice, Understanding Value Six and Pragmatism and the Analytic-Continental Split.

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Angie Hobbs' Reading List

Professor Angie Hobbs on the books that have inspired and influenced her life and career.

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Why I chose Sheffield

Jingbo Hu came from China to study at Sheffield for his PhD. He tells us what attracted him to Sheffield.

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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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