University of Sheffield

University of Sheffield


The course provides high-quality supervision for MPhil and PhD research degrees. The Department has Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) outlet status for research studentships (CASE).

Course modules

Research areas include: political behaviour; political theory; public policy; political economy; international relations and area studies.

Assessment methods

40000-word thesis for MPhil; 70000-word thesis for PhD.

Sponsorship information



Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
Master of Philosophy - MPhil Full-time September 2017 - 2 Years
Master of Philosophy - MPhil Part-time September 2017 - 4 Years
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Full-time September 2017 - 3 Years
Doctor of Philosophy - PhD Part-time September 2017 - 6 Years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Main Site S10 2TN Yorkshire and the Humber

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Department of Politics
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