Archaeology PhDs: Made in Sheffield.
Join our large, thriving PhD community investigating topics in a wide variety of archaeological specialisms: Landscape, Funerary and Mediterranean Archaeology, Medieval Europe, Bioarchaeology and Archaeomaterials.
PhD Scholarships: Applications now open
The central scholarship scheme for PhD funding at Sheffield for 2018/19 entry is now open and will close on Wednesday 24 January 2018 at 17.00 GMT.Find out more>
The Department has particular research strengths in Landscape Archaeology, Funerary Archaeology, Archaeomaterials, Medieval Europe, Bioarchaeology and Mediterranean Archaeology.Areas of research specialism >
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As a PhD student at the University of Sheffield you are part of our Doctoral Academy. You're welcomed into a supportive community and treated as a colleague. You’ll gain free, personalised skills training, expert careers advice and become part of an inspiring, collaborative group of researchers from across the disciplines.Find out more>
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Applying for and Funding your PhD
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