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Study a PhD in the Faculty of Social Sciences and you will join our rich community of researchers, working to answer the most pressing questions of our time.

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PhD Opportunities

Opportunities for PhD study are available through the Faculty's fourteen departments and Centres for Doctoral Training.

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Funding your PhD

There are number of ways for you to fund your PhD in science at the University of Sheffield. Funding will usually cover your tuition fees and provide you with a 'stipend' to cover your living expenses.

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How to apply

There are a few steps you should take before applying for a PhD in social science at the University of Sheffield.

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