Postgraduate Research Programmes eg. PhD, MPhil, PhD with Integrated Masters

The University of Sheffield is at the forefront of international research in a broad range of subject areas.

We have active links with leading global companies, which help provide research and career opportunities for our students.

The University offers a PhD with Integrated Masters. This four-year programme combines a specific research programme with additional skills that give our graduates the advantage in an increasingly competitive world.

Entrance requirements

High entrance requirements for Postgraduate research degree programmes at Sheffield reflect the quality of the University.

The University of Sheffield has been welcoming students from all over the world for many decades and we have a lot of experience in assessing and understanding the many different international qualifications.

You may be required to take an internationally recognised English language test such as IELTS.

Please visit the 'Your country' section to get more information on the entrance requirements you will need to meet:

Select your country from the list on this page

MD Research Degrees

An MD is a higher research degree open to eligible medically qualified doctors, with a usual duration of two years minimum for full time study.

MD Research Degrees - how to apply