Different modes of study are also available:
We recommend that, once you have explored the academic staff and research group profiles and have identified your area of interest, you contact the appropriate member of academic staff to find out more about current project titles and possible funding opportunities.
A list of potential PhD topics
We generally require a good undergraduate Honours degree (UK 2:1 or better) or MSc (merit or distinction) in a relevant science or engineering subject, evidence of potential to carry out a research study successfully, and an approved English Language Qualification (IELTS ≥ 7.0, TOEFL iBT ≥ 95 or Pearson PTE ≥ 67).
We'll also consider your application if you have appropriate professional qualifications and experience.
More information about Entry Requirements and preparing a research proposal.
Advice regarding scholarships for UK, EU and International students.
Why study here?
There are many good reasons to study at Sheffield and within the department of Civil and Structural Engineering. Testimony from current and ex-students.