Prospective postgraduates

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Postgraduate students
Postgraduate taught students

Pursue the extraordinary

Taught courses

Our courses will help you find your niche and excel as an academic or working professional. Whatever route you choose, a stimulating, rewarding career starts here.

Postgraduate taught courses

Innovative research

PhD study

Join one of our innovative research programmes and work alongside world-leading academics. Together, we can understand the world and make it better.

PhDs at Sheffield

Postgraduate taught funding

100+ scholarships

We have over 100 scholarships available to fund talented new postgraduate students in 2017. Government loans of up to £10,280 are also available.

Scholarships and loans
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We'll support you all the way

We’ll work with you to make sure your postgraduate degree leads to great things.

Top-class teaching

Leading thinkers make inspiring tutors

You’ll be taught by world-leading researchers and staff.

Our academic excellence
Professor and student

Apply for a taught course

Use our postgraduate online application form. It’s a quick and easy process.

Funding your research

Explore sources of funding, including scholarships.

Students love Sheffield

Friendly, affordable and safe

When you study here, Sheffield is a big part of the experience.

The perfect student city

Facilities at Sheffield