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  • Qualification

    PhD/DPhil - Doctor of Philosophy

  • Location

    City Campus

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    01-FEB-21, 24-MAY-21

  • Duration

    4 years

Course summary

Course summary

This course allows you to undertake research into a specific digital information context. You'll join a dynamic research community — 81% of research in Art & Design and 65% of research in Media, Cultural, Communication Studies & Library and Information Management was deemed of world-leading or internationally excellent in the UK 2014 Research Excellence Framework. In 2018, our institute receieved sector-leading student satisfaction (Postgraduate Research Experience Survey 2016, 2018).

Future careers

This course prepares you for a career in research and leadership roles in the digital and computing industries, academia, IT roles in the heritage sector, media and publishing, local government, NGOs and charities.

Tuition fees

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£ 12,875per year

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University information

Sheffield Hallam University

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  • Campus address

    Sheffield Hallam University, City Campus, Howard Street, Sheffield, Sheffield, S1 1WB, England

Partnered with La Trobe University in Australia, the universities work together on research and innovation projects with global impact.
The GoGlobal scheme helps fund students to take up opportunities studying, working or volunteering abroad. All students have the opportunity to do this.
Students come from 125 countries. Sheffield Hallam has offices in China, Nigeria, India, Pakistan and Malaysia.

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