Information for current MSc and MSc(Res) students

About your degree

The Department currently runs the following MSc and MSc(Res) programmes:

In addition, the Department participates in

Details of the qualification you will obtain after completing your course can be found here.

About your dissertation

The most important part of your MSc course is your MSc project, which is worth 60 or 90 credits depending on your programme.  Here is some useful information about writing a dissertation.


The course directors for the MSc programmes are:

The overall head of Postgraduate Taught Programmes is (TBA).

Administrative support for all postgraduate taught programmes is provided by Miss Fiona Maisey.

Help and advice

We hope you enjoy your time in Sheffield.  If at any point you are experiencing problems, please consult

If you are seeking careers advice, talk to