Sheffield Hallam University
Students embark on an intensive, supervised piece of investigative work and build their own original area of expertise. Students can choose from a wide range of research topics supported by a supervisory team and write an extended 80,000 word thesis. Students build on previous academic or professional experience to develop their expertise and take part in a vibrant research culture that includes training events and PhD seminars.
Normally a Master�s degree in history or another appropriate discipline, plus a 1st or Upper 2nd Class Honours degree, or equivalent; direct PhD registration may be permitted if the applicant holds a Master�s degree, or an overseas Master�s degree of equivalent standard, which is postgraduate according to the UK Quality Assurance Agency�s National Qualifications Framework, and included training in research and a research-based project report/dissertation or equivalent; if English is not the student�s 1st language they typically need an IELTS 7.0 score with a minimum of 5.5 in all skills, or equivalent.
Research areas include: economic and business history; colonial history; social and political studies; plus a research methods module.
Assessment methods include: research programme, report and oral presentation, thesis, viva.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|PhD||Full-time||£ 11,800 per Academic year (overseas fees)||3 years|
|PhD||Full-time||£ 4,052 per Academic year (home fees)||3 years|
|PhD||Part-time||£ 2,026 per Academic year (home fees)||7 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|City Campus||Sheffield||S1 1WB||Yorkshire and the Humber|
0114 225 5555