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. We are now recruiting for entry in 2018.
We're now welcoming applications for entry to the Research School in September 2018 (and no longer for 2017). 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 the White Rose Social Sciences Doctoral Training Partnership (WRDTP) which is 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>