Research at Sheffield


The University of Sheffield is at the cutting edge of engineering research. Our academics tackle the biggest challenges facing the modern world through an increasingly collaborative and multi-disciplinary approach.

Engineering at Sheffield has:

  • Research-led Learning and Teaching across the breadth of engineering subjects
  • 93% of our research rated as 'world leading' or 'internationally excellent' (REF 2014)
  • Amongst the top three faculties in the UK for research income at £40million
  • Succesful knowledge transfer partnerships

Engineering at Sheffield researchDepartments

Discover more about our research areas in each department.

Research Centres

Research Centres

Find out more about the research happening in our many centres and institutes.