PhD opportunities

Our research clusters span chemical biology, polymers, materials and nanoscience, molecular design and catalysis, and theory and light-matter interactions. They each offer a range of PhD opportunities.

Two researchers in the Ultrafast Laser Spectroscopy Laboratory

Some of the projects below come with specific funding (for example, from a research council or Centre for Doctoral Training) to cover your tuition fees and living expenses.

If a project does not come with specific funding, you may be able to apply for a scholarship. Once you have found a project you want to apply for, find out how to apply.



Contact

If you would like any more information or have any questions, please contact our student recruitment and admissions team.

Telephone: +44 114 222 9500
Email: chem-pgadmissions@sheffield.ac.uk

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Department of Chemistry
The University of Sheffield
Dainton Building
Western Bank
Sheffield
S3 7HF United Kingdom

 

PhD scholarships

There are lots of different types of scholarships available, from full awards covering fees, living expenses and research costs to partial fee scholarships.