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.

Join us for our summer Open Days!

Join us for our summer Open Days. Thinking about a degree in Urban Studies and Planning? Come along to one of our Summer Open Days in June and July.

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USP Annual Lecture 2017 by Lynsey Hanley

Author and journalist Lynsey Hanley will deliver the 2017 Annual Lecture on 'Where will we live? An intimate history of recent British housing policy'.

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100+ scholarships for Masters students

The GLOSS Research Associates scheme enables undergraduate students to undertake international research over the summer, working with a member of staff in Sheffield who acts as their supervisor.

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Undergraduate students

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Learn at one of the world's and the UK's top planning schools. Our courses equip you with the knowledge and skills to build a successful career in planning and other professions.

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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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