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Information for prospective PhD students

The official information relating to postgraduate applications in the School of Maths and Statistics (SoMaS) is available on the University website.

Students interested in joining the Sheffield AlgTop group are always welcome to get in touch.

To learn more about the members of the group and our research interests, visit our People page.


Funding is available for PhD students through both the University and department. Your application will automatically be considered for funding.

Read about the details of funding on the University website and read SoMaS specific information.

Contact us

All members of staff in the group would be happy to discuss potential PhD projects. Their contact details can be found on their staff profiles or through the Sheffield SoMaS website.

If you are interested in learning more about life as a PhD student in the AlgTop group, you can also find contact details for all our students.

Contact details for official enquiries regarding postgraduate applications can be found on the SoMaS webpage.