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Find key contacts for enquiries about funding, partnerships, collaborations and doctoral degrees.

Doctoral school contacts

Find out about research opportunities in your area of interest below. They're arranged by our four faculties.

Alternatively, contact us at doctoralschool@shu.ac.uk and we’ll put you in touch with the appropriate people.

Sheffield Business School

We welcome PhD applications in areas relating to the six key research themes of the Sheffield Business School Research Institute.

  • Tourism, hospitality, events and food
  • People, work and organisation
  • International business, economics, SMEs and entrepreneurship
  • Accounting and finance
  • Strategy and marketing
  • Ethical organisations

We also welcome DBA applications, principally in areas relating to Management Studies and Business And Management.

Research degrees in SBS

Email sbs@shu.ac.uk
Phone 0114 225 5056 / 6236

Faculty of Social Sciences and Humanities

The Faculty of Development and Society’s graduate school brings together the faculty’s support and advice for research degrees. The graduate school welcomes applications across our research disciplines.

Email fdsresearch@shu.ac.uk
Phone 0114 225 6236/ 3670/ 3671/ 3669

Faculty of Science, Technology and Arts

We welcome applications from potential students in areas relating to the research interests of our two research institutes.

Cultural, Communication and Computing Research Institute (C3RI)

  • Fine art
  • Design
  • Media production
  • Communications and media
  • Computing

Email pgradmin@shu.ac.uk
Phone 0114 225 6743

Materials and Engineering Research Institute (MERI)

  • Thin films research
  • Automation and robotics research
  • Polymers, nanocomposites and modelling
  • Structural materials and integrity
  • Materials analysis
  • Industrial collaboration

Email meri@shu.ac.uk
Phone 0114 225 3500

Faculty of Health and Wellbeing

The Health and Wellbeing Research Institute welcomes applications from potential research students in the areas of

Email: HWB-DoctoralAdmin@shu.ac.uk
Phone: 0114 225 2347


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Find key contacts for enquiries about funding, partnerships, collaborations and doctoral degrees.

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