We're renowned for the quality of our research degrees and have a vibrant and growing Research School. Supervision is by leading academics across the discipline and is supported by a rigorous programme of training. Check out some of the PhD topics we're keen to explore with you.PhD topics>
Planning for resilience under multi-stakeholder risk management: can publics manage water risks?
Applications for a fully-funded PhD studentship are open until Monday 21 May 2018.Find out more>
We're now welcoming applications for entry to the Research School in September 2018. To apply for a PhD you need to complete an online application form, compose a detailed research proposal and provide two references and other supporting information.Making an application> Entry requirements>
We're part of WRDTP, a national centre of excellence supported by the Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC). We have strong links with a range of research centres across the University. We also host a PhD training partnership with Wits University in South Africa.WRDTP> Sheffield Methods Institute> Grantham Centre for Sustainable Futures> PhD training partnership - Wits University>