PhD research in History


Award-winning, research-led supervision in one of the best History Departments in the UK

PhD funding 2019

We have a range of scholarships available to reward students who show exceptional academic achievement and potential.

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New PhD Project Studentship

Applications are now open for a new interdisciplinary EPSRC project studentship on information extraction techniques relating to historical newspapers.

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Department of History

Training the next generation of historians is a core part of our research culture.

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Applying

How to apply

A step-by-step guide to apply for your PhD with us.

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Supporting you

We offer a stimulating, friendly and supportive study environment. Our students are part of a thriving research community, participating in research activities and events to support their research. They develop advanced research skills and important transferable skills. These attributes help our graduates succeed both within and beyond the academy.

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A short introduction to PhD study
A short introduction to PhD study
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International postgraduate students at Sheffield
International postgraduate students at Sheffield
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Postgraduate research at Sheffield
Postgraduate research at Sheffield
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Doctoral student life at Sheffield
Doctoral student life at Sheffield
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