University of Sheffield

University of Sheffield


The postgraduate research students have the opportunity to undertake research supervised by researchers in a wide-range of research areas; PhD students are assigned at least 2 supervisors, 1 of whom has overall responsibility for helping with research.

Entry requirements

Good 2.1 Honours degree or above in psychology or a related discipline.

Course modules

Research areas include: developmental psychology; social and health psychology; cognition and cognitive neuroscience; computational neuroscience; neuroscience and psychobiology; clinical psychology; occupational and organisational psychology.

Sponsorship information



Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PhD Full-time September 2016 - 3 years
PhD Part-time September 2016 - 6 years
MPhil Full-time September 2016 - 2 years
MPhil Part-time September 2016 - 4 years

Campus details

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

Key information

Department of Psychology
Telephone number: 
0114 222 2000