Postgraduate study in Physics and Astronomy

The University of Sheffield is home to some of the UK's best physics researchers. In the last Research Excellence Framework, we were in the UK top ten for research output.

We offer talented postgraduates outstanding research training and support. Our year-long masters degrees and innovative PhD projects give you the chance to work with top researchers in a state-of-the-art research environment.

Masters courses

Our one year masters courses give you the chance to complete a research project in one of the most exciting areas of modern physics.

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PhD opportunities

Apply for a PhD project in one of our areas of expertise, and work alongside world-class researchers to complete your postgraduate training.

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