PhD student profiles

We asked some of our students to share their experiences of studying mathematics and statistics at the University of Sheffield.

Kholood Alnefaie in her graduation cap

"After I started my PhD programme, I got great support from the friendly and helpful school community"

Kholood Alnefaie Supervised by Professor Vladimir Bavula

Following completion of her Masters in pure mathematics at Nottingham, Kholood decided to study her PhD at Sheffield.

Matthew Allcock in a shirt and bow tie sat at a table smiling

I started my PhD knowing what a fulfilling place Sheffield is to study in

Matthew Allcock Supervised by Professor Robertus von Fay-Siebenburgen

After completing his undergraduate degree with a year abroad, Matthew decided to continue his study at Sheffield with a PhD.

Four students laughing while sat at a bench, outside the Students' Union

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.