University of Sheffield

University of Sheffield

Medical Sciences

Research areas: ageing studies; anaesthesia; biomedical genetics; bone biology; bone metabolism; cancer studies; cardiovascular research; cell biology; child health; clinical oncology; clinical pharmacology; diabetes and endocrinology; endocrinology; haematology; human nutrition; immunobiology; infection and immunity; mathematical modelling and genetic epidemiology; medical physics and clinical engineering; molecular and genetic medicine; molecular medicine and rheumatology; nephrology; neurology; opthalmology and orthoptics; pathology; psychiatry; radiology; reproductive and developmental medicine (obstetrics and gynaecology); centre for stem cell biology; respiratory medicine; skin research unit; sports medicine; supportive care.

Entry requirements

Relevant upper 2nd Class Honours degree or equivalent from an approved institution; in general, entry requirements for the degree of MD are MB ChB or equivalent and relevant postgraduate training; international candidates wishing to study for research degrees in clinical medicine must have passed the PLAB examination or have obtained exemption from it.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MPhil Full-time - 2 years
PhD Full-time - 3 years
MD Full-time - 3 years
MPhil Part-time - 4 years
PhD Part-time - 6 years

Campus details

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

Key information

The Medical School
Telephone number: 
0114 222 5522