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.

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Postgraduate online open evening

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

We'll post details of our next online event soon.

Join our mailing list and we'll let you know when we have more information about other virtual events.

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

Live sessions for offer holders

Virtual events

Browse upcoming virtual events in 2021 for postgraduate offer holders

Date 

Time

Activity

Link

Tuesday 15 June

2–3.30pm

Live Accommodation Q&A: Chat to our Accommodation Team

Join 15 June accommodation session

Wednesday 16 June 6-7pm Virtual Campus Tour with live Q&A: Let us show you our campus and some of the places that will form part of your University of Sheffield experience Join 16 June virtual campus tour session

Wednesday 16 June

6–8pm

Live Accommodation Q&A: Chat to our Accommodation Team

Join 16 June accommodation session

Wednesday 23 June 6-7pm Virtual Campus Tour with live Q&A: Let us show you our campus and some of the places that will form part of your University of Sheffield experience Join 23 June virtual campus tour session
Wednesday 30 June 6-7pm Virtual Campus Tour with live Q&A: Let us show you our campus and some of the places that will form part of your University of Sheffield experience Join 30 June virtual campus tour session

Talk to Sheffield - for UK-based applicants

Have you applied for a postgraduate course at Sheffield and want to find out more about student life at the University of Sheffield? We're 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.

Available for UK-based applicants, see below to book. All sessions are recorded for safeguarding purposes.

Ellie graduated in July 2020 with an MEng in Chemical Engineering. You can ask Ellie anything about student life at the University of Sheffield!

Book a chat with Ellie

Danielle graduated from Sheffield last year with an MA in Historical Research, following her BA in English and History. Danielle is here to chat about studying at the University of Sheffield.

Book a chat with Danielle


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
ukrec@sheffield.ac.uk

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