Your Options

A Masters degree can take you in many directions. You may wish to go on to further study, such as a PhD, or to look for work after your studies.

Take a look at some of the links below for information on where to begin. Don't worry if you don't have a career plan at this stage - we are here to help guide you through this process.

Working in the UK

Whether from the UK or overseas, many of our students choose to stay in the country after graduation.

Working Overseas

Many of our postgraduate students choose to return home or to look for work in another country after graduation.

Further Study

PhDs and other further study options are available to postgraduate students after graduation.

Explore Your Options

If you are unsure what you want to do after graduation, our website may help you generate some career ideas. You can also come in to see us at the Careers Service once you arrive.

Starting a Business

The University of Sheffield Enterprise (USE) can help you to stimulate business ideas and make them happen, assisting you with business coaching, advice, seed funding and incubation ideas.