Top 4 in the UK for research excellence

Research Excellence Framework 2014

Civil engineers help to create and protect the world we live in. Driven by teaching and research excellence, we inspire and empower our students to engineer a better future.

Engineering Grand Challenges research

We are proud and excited to be involved in two new research projects, which have just been awarded £4.4m.

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What is Civil and Structural Engineering?

What is Civil and Structural Engineering?

Discover more about Civil and Structural Engineering here at the University of Sheffield.

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Blast Engineering at Sheffield

Blast Engineering at Sheffield

University of Sheffield Civil & Structural Engineering PhD student Ben Fuller was part of the Blastech Ltd team testing FLY-BAG.

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Working with Industry

Working with industry

Study with us and work in industry before you graduate. Our partnerships with international companies prepare you for the global workplace.

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Study with us

Our courses are influenced by our world-class research. Study with us and make new discoveries that will change the world around us.

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From water supply to blast, earthquake, fire and flooding protection, our research improves lives globally.

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