Your PhD in media or journalism studies

Interested in researching journalism and society and politics, ethics, law or history? Digital and international media? Censorship and free expression? Let's discuss your ideas.

Reveal journalism's bigger picture

Our internationally renowned research staff are supporting our PhD scholars to explore relationships between the media and all aspects of society.

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Journalism Studies at Sheffield

Find out more about life as a PhD student in the UK's leading department for media and journalism studies.

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How to apply

Our team of academic and professional services staff are here to support you through the process.

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Scholarships and fees

Find out about our paid PhD opportunities and the other ways of funding your studies.

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