Fees and funding

New: EPSRC funded PhD position on 'A musical biofeedback loop to facilitate sleep

Applications have now closed for 2019 entry.

Scholarships

AHRC White Rose College of the Arts & Humanities scholarships

Applications to this scheme are now closed for 2019-20 entry.

University Postgraduate Research Committee Scholarships

Applications to this scheme are now closed for 2019-20 entry.

Details about the scheme

Hossein Farmy scholarship

Applications to this scheme are now closed for 2019-20 entry.

Details about the scheme

China Scholarship Council

Applications to this scheme are now closed for 2019-20 entry.

Details about the scheme

Other funding bodies

Many charities, foundations and trusts provide funding for postgraduate study, from small grants to full scholarships. Some are in specific subject areas while others have more general eligibility criteria. Please see our external funding page for a list of funding bodies and search sites which may help you to find other scholarships.

PhD project funding

PhD projects are available throughout the year, many of which are funded. Currently available projects are advertised in the PhD projects directory.

Postgraduate doctoral loans

Loans worth up to £25,000 are available to doctoral students studying postgraduate research courses from September 2018.

International students

Please note that international students are eligible to apply for many of the PhD scholarships listed above. Check the eligibility criteria for each section to see if you can apply.

Postgraduate open days

Find out what its like to study as a postgraduate student in Sheffield - visit the Department of Music on one of our upcoming open days.

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