Stay On. Go Far.

Keen to carry on a subject you love, learn new skills, or change direction? Find out where a Sheffield postgraduate course could take you.

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Get personalised support and advice on your postgraduate options at Sheffield, a fast-tracked decision on your application and detailed advice on funding and finance.

Applying for a postgraduate programme is different to an undergraduate degree. Most applications are made directly to the University.

Postgraduate taught courses

Find out if we offer a course that allows you to continue studying a subject you love or move your future career in a new direction.

Browse postgraduate taught courses

How to apply

PhD study

Search for PhD opportunities at Sheffield and be part of our world-leading research.

Find a PhD

Apply for a PhD

Discounts for alumni

If you return to study a postgraduate course after you graduate you may be eligible for an alumni discount - see information for  home/EU students and international students.

Postgraduate loans

The UK government now offer loans of up to £10,609. Find out if you qualify.

Maximise your masters

Use this Careers Service portal to help you plan for your masters year and beyond.

Postgraduate online chats

Join one of our online discussions covering all things postgraduate study.

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Postgraduate study offers you more freedom and independence, allowing you to pursue your own interests. It is providing me the skills and knowledge to move into the profession and establish a career.

Chloe Beswick
MA Librarianship