The School of Education offers a number of different opportunities for pursuing doctoral research.
Due to the coronavirus pandemic we have made some changes to teaching and learning for some courses in the 2020-21 academic year. These pages will be updated regularly, so please check back for the latest information about your course.
The Sheffield EdD
The Sheffield EdD is a vibrant and successful part-time doctoral programme which attracts students from all over the world. We are proud that the programme has now been running for over 20 years and is continuing to grow in strength and popularity.
PhD - Doctorate of Philosophy
Studying for a PhD offers an opportunity to research a topic in-depth, and is examined through a thesis and a viva. PhD students are part of our White Rose Doctoral Training Centre.
Doctor of Educational and Child Psychology (DEdCPsy)
Educational Psychology is an ever-changing profession and this course aims for qualifying Educational Psychologists to possess all of the skills and knowledge to provide psychological services of the very highest quality.
Find a PhD
Search for PhD opportunities at Sheffield and be part of our world-leading research.