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ScHARR's Studentships and Funding Opportunities

Current PGT studentship/sponsorship opportunities


Sheffield Postgraduate Scholarships

The University of Sheffield is offering 100 scholarships, each worth £10,000, to UK/EU students starting in 2017. The scholarships are for students who meet at least one of our widening participation criteria and/or students who achieve a first in their undergraduate degree.

For more information please click here.


Funding opportunities for NHS (and associated) Staff

ScHARR has a contract with the East Midlands and Yorkshire and Humber Regions of the NHS, under the Learning Beyond Registration (LBR)/Specialist Skills Post Registration Development (SSPRD) scheme. Under this scheme, the NHS will help to fund the tuition fees for their staff to study on ScHARR´s postgraduate modules.

These fee bursaries are available for a selection of modules on our taught courses (for example, the Certificate, Diploma or Master of Public Health). Funding will be allocated on a first come, first served basis.

Please see the Continuing Education for Health and Social Care Practitioners - CPD web pages and the ScHARR CPD pages for more details.


Alumni Rewards

We are committed to rewarding the loyalty of those who have previously graduated from undergraduate study at The University of Sheffield and intend to pursue further studies with us at postgraduate level.

As well as taking advantage of the world-class research and facilities we have to offer, and enjoying further study in our wonderful city, you can also benefit from a Alumni discount on your Postgraduate study tuition fees.

Self-funded alumni who are classed as UK/EU students for tuition fee purposes will receive a 10% discount on their postgraduate study tuition fees for all of our courses.  Further information can be found here.

Self-funded alumni who are classed as overseas students for tuition fee purposes will receive a discount of £1,500 on their Masters study tuition fees for attendance courses.  Further information can be found here.

Self-funded alumni who are classed as overseas students and apply for study on our online courses are also eligible for a discount. For entry September 2016 the discount for our overseas alumni is £840.

Self-funded siblings and spouses of alumni who are not themselves alumni are also entitled to a £1500 Sibling and Spouse Award.


Intercalated degree fee reduction for MBChB students 

We support medical students who have successfully completed at least three years of the MBChB degree and who wish to intercalate and take a masters course in ScHARR.  In recent years we have offered a number of fee reductions. Further details will be published later in the admissions cycle.


Postgraduate scholarships for international students

The University of Sheffield has been attracting high calibre international students for many years and we are committed to rewarding applicants of exceptional promise and high academic standing.

The University offers a range of country-specific scholarships. Choose your country from the list on this page to see the scholarships that may be available to you.


Please see the University scholarship pages for other funding opportunities.