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University of Sheffield PhD

18 Postgraduate phd Degrees at University of Sheffield.

Automatic Control Systems and Engineering PhD

Automatic Control Systems and Engineering PhD

Systems and control theory plays a crucial role in modern science and technology as well as in economics, management and even politics. We believe that no other branch of engineering has a wider impact...Read more
  • 3 years Full time degree: £5694 per year (UK/EU)
  • 6 years Part time degree: £5694 per year (UK/EU)

Nursing and Midwifery PhD

Nursing and Midwifery PhD

This higher research degree provides students the opportunity to study at either master or doctoral level. Students who undertake research degrees with us benefit from the knowledge and experience of...Read more
  • 3 years Full time degree
  • 6 years Part time degree

Sociological Studies PhD

Sociological Studies PhD

A PhD is an independent piece of research and writing that presents an original contribution to existing knowledge within a given discipline. The thesis is usually around 80,000 words and is written over three years. ...Read more
  • 3 years Full time degree: £4194 per year (UK/EU)
  • 6 years Part time degree: £2097 per year (UK/EU)

English Literature PhD

English Literature PhD

A PhD is a piece of original research, which makes significant contributions to scholarly debates. What our research degrees offer, in other words, is a truly exciting opportunity for you to push forward...Read more
  • 3 years Full time degree: £4194 per year (UK/EU)
  • 6 years Part time degree: £2097 per year (UK/EU)

Germanic Studies PhD

Germanic Studies PhD

This is a Department with a long tradition of distinguished research in German and Germanic Studies and a diverse and active current research profile, extending into comparative topics. ...Read more
  • 3 years Full time degree
  • 6 years Part time degree

Philosophy PhD

Philosophy PhD

Sheffield is a great place to do a PhD. We have a large and friendly postgraduate community, with students from across the globe. There is a vibrant research culture: our staff offer expertise in a wide...Read more
  • 3 years Full time degree: £4194 per year (UK/EU)
  • 6 years Part time degree: £2097 per year (UK/EU)

Mechanical Engineering PhD

Mechanical Engineering PhD

The Department of Mechanical Engineering is internationally renowned for its high quality research. Our research looks at some of today’s most challenging issues such as renewable energy, alternative...Read more
  • 3 years Full time degree
  • 6 years Part time degree

Education PhD

Education PhD

The PhD is a doctoral qualification which is gained through successful production of a thesis and viva. Initially all students register for an MPhil and move onto a PhD after successfully producing an...Read more
  • 3 years Full time degree
  • 6 years Part time degree

East Asian Studies PhD

East Asian Studies PhD

The Sheffield degree is a three-year research degree of normal registration. As such, it is particularly flexible, with classroom work for in-house students tailored to the needs of the student for research...Read more
  • 3 years Full time degree: £4194 per year (UK/EU)
  • 6 years Part time degree: £2097 per year (UK/EU)

Geography PhD

Geography PhD

The Department of Geography is a leading international centre of excellence in research, renowned for the quality of its PhD degrees, which are supported through world-class supervision. ...Read more
  • 3 years Full time degree
  • 6 years Part time degree

Health and Related Research PhD

Health and Related Research PhD

ScHARR offers numerous opportunities for postgraduate students to study for a research degree on a topic related to health and the social sciences. The main areas of ScHARR research are public health...Read more
  • 3 years Full time degree: £4194 per year (UK/EU)
  • 6 years Part time degree: £2097 per year (UK/EU)

History PhD

History PhD

Training the next generation of historians is a vital part of our departmental research strategy and culture. we have one of the most active centres for postgraduate research in the country, with around...Read more
  • 3 years Full time degree: £4194 per year (UK/EU)
  • 6 years Part time degree: £2097 per year (UK/EU)

Civil and Structural Engineering PhD

Civil and Structural Engineering PhD

The departments academic staffs are organised into research groups which reflect their specific areas of research activity. Within Civil and Structural Engineering there are three overarching research...Read more
  • 3 years Full time degree
  • 6 years Part time degree

Psychology PhD

Psychology PhD

Our world class team of academics are dedicated to training up the next generation of psychology researchers. As a PhD student you will be assigned at least two supervisors, one of whom will have overall...Read more
  • 3 years Full time degree
  • 6 years Part time degree

Economics PhD

Economics PhD

Postgraduate research in Economics gives you the opportunity to deepen your interest in the subject by studying in an area of your choice. You will develop a broad range of research skills relevant to...Read more
  • 3 years Full time degree: £4194 per year (UK/EU)
  • 6 years Part time degree: £2097 per year (UK/EU)

Law PhD

Law PhD

The School of Law is respected internationally for its legal, socio-legal and criminological research. Our academic staff carries out a wide range of research using a variety of methods. ...Read more
  • 3 years Full time degree: £4194 per year (UK/EU)
  • 6 years Part time degree: £2097 per year (UK/EU)

Politics PhD

Politics PhD

The purpose of academic research at doctoral level is to make an original contribution to knowledge. This does not mean that everything in the thesis has to be new, but it should show a degree of originality. ...Read more
  • 3 years Full time degree: £4194 per year (UK/EU)
  • 6 years Part time degree: £2097 per year (UK/EU)

Management PhD

Management PhD

Sheffield University Management School offers you the opportunity to study for a PhD in a stimulating and rewarding collegiate environment, committed to delivering an outstanding student experience and...Read more
  • 3 years Full time degree: £4194 per year (UK/EU)
  • 6 years Part time degree: £2097 per year (UK/EU)
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