European research

Showcasing our successful EU grant applications, research strengths and excellent researchers

The University of Sheffield's EU successes

Since 2007, we have participated in 353 EU projects, were part of 695 collaborations in 38 countries, received 57 Marie Skłodowska Curie Fellowships and were awarded 35 European Research Council Grants.

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European Research Council (ERC)

Our ERC awardees can be found across all Faculties of the University demonstrating the excellence and breadth of our research base from Archaeology to Animal and Plant Sciences.

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Marie Sklodowska Curie Actions (MSCA)

Sheffield has been part of 114 different Marie Sklodowska Curie Actions. Our engagement in MSCA has enabled us to attract some of the very best PhD students as well as individual fellows supporting the mobility of researchers within and beyond Europe.

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Key EU strengths

Success with European research funding can be found across all of our Faculties. In addition we have a number of established groups and departments that have had consistent success across the full breadth of EU funding opportunities.

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