Postgraduate study

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We offer students a distinctly interdisciplinary experience, bringing together sociologists, social policy analysts, social workers and experts in digital society under one roof.

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Hear from one of our current MA Social Work students about his experience studying a master's at Sheffield.

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MSc International Social Change and Policy webinar

Join us on for our webinar on the 26th March to find out more about our MSc International Social Change and Policy programme

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New for 2019 - Sociology MA

New for 2019 - Sociology MA

The Sociology MA offers students opportunities to immerse themselves in established and emergent ideas in the discipline and to engage in debates about the most pressing sociological challenges in the social world. Find out more about the course from staff who teach on it and gain an insight into what it it like to be a Masters student in the Department of Sociological Studies.

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Masters degrees

All of our taught courses are informed by our vibrant research culture so what you learn is based on the latest developments in the field.

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Postgraduate research degrees

Study in the Department of Sociological Studies and become part of our proud and distinguished history.

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Sheffiield's social work film club
Sheffiield's social work film club
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Graduate story: Social worker Sally Deakin - video
Graduate story: Social worker Sally Deakin - video
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The social side of Masters degree study - video
The social side of Masters degree study - video
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