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.
Realising just cities: communication, engagement and environmental goverance in Greater Manchester
We're offering a PhD studentship for entry in 2017-18 with Professor Beth Perry. This project is part of the 'Realising Just Cities' programme supported by Mistra Urban Futures.Find out more>
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>