Postgraduate research scholarships
Established: 1905The University of Sheffield is one of the world’s top 100 universities with a reputation for teaching and research excellence. The University of Sheffield’s diverse student population of nearly 25,000 of the brightest students from 117 countries learn alongside over 1,200 of the world’s top academics. The campus is based in the heart of Sheffield, a large, green city in the north of England. Leading experts teach on the University’s courses and its students rate their learning experience as amongst the highest quality in the UK. The University conducts research that matters. In the most recent UK Research Assessment Exercise, 93 per cent of its research was assessed as world-leading, internationally excellent or internationally recognised. The University has five Nobel Prize winners among its former staff and students. It uses its research power to tackle big problems; global issues such as climate change and sustainable energy. It is reinventing engineering, changing the landscape of urban regeneration, protecting the vulnerable and standing up for freedom of expression.
Postgraduate: Students wanting to apply taught Master's programmes normally require a high Upper Second Class UK honours degree, or its foreign equivalent.