Postgraduate online chats

Whether you have already applied or you are just thinking about it, join current postgraduate students and expert staff online to answer your questions and chat all things postgraduate at Sheffield.

Upcoming postgraduate online chats:

We'll post details of the next online chat soon.

How to join our postgraduate online chat

  1. Log in here - the link only goes live shortly before the chat start time
  2. If you've not chatted with us before you'll need to click on the 'Create a new user account' link.  If you've chatted with us before just put the same name and password in that you used last time.

The chat room we use is called 'Postgraduate Chat' and it will open as the chat starts.

By logging in to the chat room you automatically agree to our terms and conditions:

If a webchat covers a specific subject (i.e. accommodation for postgraduate students) we request you to limit your questions to that particular subject. You can chat privately to other users about any other queries you may have.

The University of Sheffield cannot guarantee the completeness and accuracy of the information provided during the web chat and/or in individual posts by any user logged onto the webchat.

The University of Sheffield does not review the posts on the web chat and the views expressed therein, apart from those posted by University of Sheffield employees, are solely those of the chat users and may not necessarily reflect those of the University of Sheffield, its employees, affiliates or representatives.

The University of Sheffield is not responsible for the content of the posts or the information contained therein, nor do we make any claims, promises or guarantees about the accuracy, suitability or completeness of any of the information provided in the posts. You use the advice and information provided at your own risk. When in doubt, do contact us separately by email.

By entering our chatroom you agree that you are solely responsible for any (financial) claims that may be the result of your posts/submissions.
You are expected not to post anything that may be regarded as offensive to other web chat users, that contains bad language, is discriminatory or that has the intention to be purposely inflammatory or could otherwise be deemed inappropriate.

Under no circumstance should our web chat users give out personal details or personal identifiable information to other users on the webchat. Likewise, the University of Sheffield will never give out any personal information to any users of the web chat.

Student on laptop with phone

Thanks for the answers. Also, many of the questions that I wanted to ask have already been answered and I see many useful links that I could follow. Thanks a lot!

Comment from a student joining one of our online chats