University of Sheffield

University of Sheffield


Research topics: economic theory, political economy in applied econometrics; international and development economics; applied economics, health economics, labour economics.

Entry requirements

Master's degree in an appropriate subject and an upper 2nd or 1st Class Honours degree in an appropriate subject; a strong economics background is essential; the selectors attach considerable importance to the research proposal, which should be about 1000 words; the initial proposal may not always reflect the final form of the project, but is treated as evidence of students' ability to formulate and develop a viable research project.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MPhil Full-time - 2 years
PhD 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

Department of Economics
Telephone number: 
0114 222 3398