University of Sheffield

University of Sheffield

Information Studies

Research areas: computer-assisted learning (CAL); information systems strategy and the information society; information-seeking behaviour and use; information literacy; computer-mediated communication, computer-supported collaborative work, networked learning; business/corporate information and business information systems; healthcare information and information systems; management, planning and impact of public, academic and research library services; human resource management, change management and the role and development of library and information professionals; reader development, libraries in education, public policy and social inclusion; information knowledge and management.

Entry requirements

Good Honours degree.


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

Information School
Telephone number: 
0114 2226346