Study for a masters degree at Sheffield

Winter Graduation

Congratulations to all of our recent graduates! We caught up with some of our masters graduates at the graduation ceremony as they looked back at the highlights of their time at Sheffield.

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Discover. Understand. Master your potential.

Discover. Understand. Master your potential.

A masters degree is a new challenge, and ours give you an unrivalled opportunity to be part of a dynamic and vibrant scholarly community. You will work closely with leading academic experts whose research is making a significant and global impression, and with fellow students from across the world who share your commitment to your subject.


Join a world-class Graduate School

Our department is one of the top politics departments in the country, and has an exceptional reputation for research. We are proud to offer an inclusive research culture and when you join us, you will have many opportunities to immerse yourself in all aspects of department life.

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Study a distinctive degree

Our postgraduate degrees are distinct and reflect the Department of Politics’ core strengths in the fields of international politics, global political economy, governance and public policy, and political theory. We offer five unique courses that allow you to develop specialist knowledge and transferable skills.

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