Meet our masters students

Find out what opportunities studying a masters at the department can lead to.

Lucas is currently studying MSc Urban and Regional Planning

The course has been great for me in establishing my knowledge base around planning theory and practical knowledge.

Lucas George MSc Urban & Regional Planning

Current MSc Urban and Regional Planning international student, Lucas - reflects on what he enjoys most about the course, how its given him the skills to succeed after he graduates and offers some helpful tips for new students.

Chris Watkins - MSc Real Estate Alumna

Although I am only a few months into my role here I am already starting to utilise many of the skills picked up during my time at Sheffield.

Chris Watkins MSc Real Estate

MSc Real Estate graduate Chris now works as a Graduate Commercial Surveyor for Roche Chartered Surveyors in Norwich, in this interview he reflects on how he is using the skills he learnt on the course in his new role and offers advice for anyone looking to start a career in the property sector.

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The course has helped me develop many skills that I feel are necessary for any job related to the field of Environmental Science

Adam Hudson Physical Geography with integrated masters

Adam offers us a peek into what life is like for a physical geographer at Sheffield and discusses the valuable skills which he has learned.

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I have learnt the sustainable perspectives on development for economic, social and environmental objectives

Jason Mak MSc Urban & Regional Planning

USP graduate Jason now works as a Planning Officer for North Somerset Council, in this interview he reflects on his time at Sheffield and the help he received in order to obtain his current role.

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"The course met my expectations and expanded my field of knowledge to cover natural conservation, applied policy, transport and retail planning"

Mehdi Ouhaddou Business and Data Analyst for Beryl

Applied GIS Graduate Mehdi discusses his work around sustainable transportation, skills he picked up when studying with USP and offers advice to aspiring GIS students.

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The course covered a lot of content which I knew would prepare me when applying for graduate jobs after University

Evie Crowe MSc Applied GIS Graduate

Evie discusses how her MSc in Applied GIS helped to get her a job as a GIS Support Officer for Forest Research.

Ethan Cheung

Recognised as one of the leading planning schools in the UK, Sheffield offers an exceptional academic environment

Ethan Cheung MSc Urban and Regional Planning Graduate

MSc Urban and Regional Planning Graduate Ethan now works as a Transport Planning Consultant for Jacobs, in this interview he offers insight into his new role and reflects on his time studying USP at Sheffield.

Riti student profile

Right after my course, I came across great opportunities in real estate in the valuation and consultancy teams in India

Riti Sen MSc Real Estate Planning and Development

MSc Real Estate Planning and Development graduate Riti Sen discusses the skills she learned as a student at Sheffield and how they have helped to forge her career.

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I have been able apply my problem solving skills, negotiation and property development management in my daily tasks

Mwansa Mwape MA Real Estate

MA Real Estate alumna Mwansa Mwape discusses her time studying at Sheffield, and her career since graduating.

Sharon James MSc Real Estate and Planning student

The course will assist you in acquiring the professionalism and moral principles necessary for success in the real estate sector

Sharon James MSc Real Estate Planning and Development

MSc Real Estate and Planning student Sharon discusses the skills she has learned from her course and offers advice to prospectus students.

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International scholarships

We offer a generous package of financial support for international students, including undergraduate and postgraduate taught scholarships towards the annual tuition fee. Applications are open for existing offer holders.