To apply for a MPhil or PhD (subject to confirmation) we normally expect you to have a masters degree in film or another appropriate discipline, plus a first or upper second class honours degree or equivalent.
If English is not your first language you typically need an IELTS 7.0 score with a minimum of 5.5 in all skills or equivalent. If your English language skill is currently below IELTS 7.0 we recommend you consider a Sheffield Hallam University Pre-sessional English course which will enable you to achieve an equivalent English score.
If you do not have such academic qualifications we may consider your application individually, based on your personal, professional and work experience, and other formal qualifications. You may also be able to claim credit points which can reduce the amount of time it takes to complete your qualification at Sheffield Hallam. Find out more
Months of entry
January, December, November, October, September, August, July, June, May, April, March, February
Embark on an intensive, supervised piece of investigative work in film studies and build your own original area of expertise. You choose from a wide range of research topics and write an extended 80,000 word thesis. Your studies are supported by a supervisory team, PhD seminars and training events.
Information for international students
Please visit our website at http://www.shu.ac.uk/international
Fees and funding
There is support available to help you afford tuition fees and living costs whilst your study at Hallam. Find out at https://www.shu.ac.uk/study-here/fees-and-funding.
Scholarships, discounts and bursaries may be available to international students who study this course. Visit https://www.shu.ac.uk/international/fees-scholarships-and-discounts to find out more.
Please visit our website at https://www.shu.ac.uk/international
Qualification and course duration
PhD by taught
Course contact details
- Faculty of Development and Society
- 0114 225 5555
- 0114 225 3673