Postgraduate Fees

The following are the typical annual course fees for postgraduate students submitted to us by the university (Reddin Survey of University Tuition Fees 2017–2018):

Type of Course Taught Postgraduate
Classroom £6,400–9,345
Mixed £6,400–9,345
Laboratory £6,400–9,345
Clinical £6,400–9,345
Classroom
Teaching takes place in a classroom or ordinary lecture theatre. Subjects with classroom teaching might include history, maths and philosophy.
Mixed
Subjects taught in classrooms and laboratories, such as languages.
Laboratory
Much of the teaching may take place in a laboratory and includes biology, chemistry and physics.
Clinical
Dentistry, medicine and veterinary medicine are the clinical subjects.

Bursaries and Scholarships

  • If students studied at the university previously and graduated in the last 3 academic years, they will receive a progression scholarship of 25%.
  • If students studied with the university previously and graduated over 3 academic years ago, they will be eligible for a progression scholarship of 10%.

Research

  • Sheffield Hallam offers 200 postgraduate courses across 34 subjects, along with a number of fully funded PhD scholarships every year.

What do Postgraduate Students Study?

6,776 postgraduate students in 2015–16:

Mode of study

  • Full Time 49%
  • Part Time 51%

Domicile

  • UK 71%
  • EU 3%
  • Other 27%

Numbers of Students by Subject Area

Subject Research Taught Total
Business & administrative studies 110 1635 1745
Subjects allied to medicine 55 1515 1570
Education 55 1305 1360
Social studies 35 410 445
Biological sciences 80 360 440
Engineering & technology 65 245 315
Computer science 30 230 260
Architecture, building & planning 15 200 215
Creative arts & design 20 170 190
Mass communications & documentation 10 85 100
Physical sciences 25 65 90
Agriculture & related subjects 5 45 45
Historical & philosophical studies 20 15 35
Law 5 25 30
Languages 25 5 30
Mathematical sciences 10 15 20

Figures are rounded to the nearest five.

Postgraduate Courses

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