We're the top RTPI accredited Planning School in the UK.

Source: REF 2014 (Research Excellence Framework) and National Student Survey 2016


We're an internationally-renowned centre of excellence for the study of planning and real estate. We help make better, safer, more attractive and sustainable places.

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Research Nominated for Top Awards

Four of our research projects have been nominated for the RTPI national research awards

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University of Sheffield to tackle UK's housing problems as part of new national research centre

The University of Sheffield is a lead partner in the new UK Collaborative Centre for Housing Evidence (CaCHE) launched by the Economic and Social Research Council.

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Our internationally-acclaimed research is assessed as world leading with outstanding outputs and impacts across a range of research subjects.

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