The Sheffield School of Architecture is renowned for the quality of its PhD degrees and has a vibrant research environment where PhD students enjoy strong links to the larger research groups.
PhD supervision is provided by leading academic researchers across diverse fields and approaches, and is supported by a rigorous programme of research training. Sheffield PhD students come from a wide range of professional and cultural backgrounds and geographic locations.
Our PhD programmes are open to students with an interest in any aspect of architectural research, including:
We also encourage proposals for research by design and research by practice.
Find out more about funding opportunities for PhD study, which are available on a competitive basis each year.