Open days

An online open day gives you the best opportunity to hear first-hand from our current students and staff about masters courses or research opportunities. You'll find out what makes us special.


Ways you can visit:

Postgraduate online events

Discover more about our world-class university at an online postgraduate event.

PhD Open Evening - Tuesday 16 November 2021

Postgraduate Open Day - Wednesday 24 November 2021

Postgraduate Open Day - Wednesday 23 February 2022

Register your interest here

What can you expect on a postgraduate online open event for taught courses?

You'll get the chance to discover more about our world-class university. You'll be able to find out about:

Postgraduate courses

Staff and students will be on hand to answer your questions. Learn more about the courses available in your subject area.

Application advice

Online talks led by experts from our admissions team take you through the application process.

Funding opportunities

Colleagues from our finance team to guide you through a range of funding opportunities. 

A student's perspective

Current students share what makes Sheffield special.

After postgraduate study

Colleagues from our Careers Service explain the benefits of postgraduate study and where it may take you.

World-class facilities

Learn about outstanding facilities, study spaces and support at Sheffield.

Students' Union

Talk to Sheffield - for UK-based applicants

 We'll soon be offering you the chance to book a 15-minute chat with a recent postgraduate student to discuss all things student life, accommodation or living in Sheffield.

PhD open evenings

Hear first-hand from our PhD students. Find out about funding and how to apply for your research degree.

We'll post details of our next open evening soon.

Other ways to experience Sheffield

  • Postgraduate fairs – find us at a postgraduate study fair across the UK
  • Take our video tour – explore the University with our student vloggers. They'll take you on a virtual tour of our campus, facilities, Students' Union, and more
  • Department contacts – contact an academic department with specific questions about a course

Open day queries

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

+44 114 222 9872

A world-class university – a unique student experience

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