University of Sheffield

University of Sheffield


Research topics: early medieval history; central and later middle ages; early modern British history; American Civil War; 18th-century social and cultural history; 19th-and 20th-century British social history; 20th-century British political history; 19th- and 20th-century European history; American history; history of gender; history of religion; urban history; imperial and international history; joint supervision can be arranged for candidates interested in an interdisclipinary topic.

Course modules

Assessment methods

Sponsorship information

AHRB; ESRC: University scholarships.


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

Campus details

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

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Key information

Department of History
Telephone number: 
0114 222 2555