Postgraduate events

Interested in postgraduate study? Attend a range of events all year round for prospective postgraduate and PhD students as an alternative to open days. Book an event and find out what makes studying at Sheffield special.


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Sheffield Live online events

Join our weekly online sessions to find out more about different aspects of University life.

There’s a lot to consider when researching and choosing where to study. Every Wednesday, Sheffield Live sessions cover all different aspects of University life to help you as you go through your application journey with us.

Sheffield Live runs throughout the year with sessions on different topics such as accommodation, student societies and extra-curricular activities. There are also student and alumni panels plus regular opportunities for you to hear from academic departments about study options and course information.

Full list of Sheffield Live online events

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Virtual experience

Our virtual experience is available throughout the year. Join today to take a virtual tour of the campus, view department facilities and tour popular student spots across the city. 

Join the virtual experience

Postgraduate fairs and exhibitions

Meet our expert staff and students at a postgraduate study fair in locations across the UK and online as an alternative to open days, to make it easier for you. 

Dates and locations of future postgraduate fairs and exhibitions will be advertised on the webpage. 

Register for a postgraduate study fair on Find a Masters.

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Postgraduate campus tours 

Want to see the campus in person? Visit Sheffield and undertake guided tours of our campus for prospective postgraduate students. 

Postgraduate campus tours

Take a virtual tour – explore the University with our student vloggers, including our campus, facilities, Students' Union and more.

Students' Union

Book a chat with a recent postgraduate student

Talk to Sheffield gives UK-based applicants the chance to book a 15-minute chat with a recent postgraduate student to discuss all things student life, accommodation or living in Sheffield.

Olivia Phillips, Student Recruitment Assistant 

Olivia graduated in 2020 with a degree in journalism before deciding to pursue a masters in International Management and Marketing. 

Book a chat with Olivia

PhD events

Join our weekly online sessions to find out more about different aspects of University life. Check the schedule for any upcoming events for PhD students. 

Sheffield Live online events

Future study fairs and events

Find us at PhD study fairs and exhibitions - future dates will appear on this webpage. 

Events queries

For further information about our postgraduate events, contact our UK/EU Recruitment Team or ask us a question.

+44 114 222 9872

Weekly online events

Attend an online event when it suits you, all year round, as an alternative to an open day.

Every Wednesday, Sheffield Live sessions cover different aspects of University life. You can also meet your department and learn more about studying your subject.