The Department of Medicine provides an ideal environment to undertake research. It has a research degree student body of 400 PhD and MD (Res) students making up one-tenth of Imperial College’s research degree student population.
The Department welcomes research degree applications from around the world, provided that they meet Imperial College’s eligibility criteria. Our supervisors are outstanding scientists and leaders in their field and several have recently been commended with a Rector's Award for their teaching and research supervision.
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Lucy Lamb PhD Student
Studying towards a PhD in the Department of Medicine
PhD student Lucy Lamb discusses the benefits of studying towards her PhD within the Department of Medicine at Imperial College.
Chris Holton PhD student
Studying towards a PhD in Endocrinology
Chris Holton is studying towards a PhD in the Department of Medicine, within the Division of Diabetes, Endocrinology and Metabolism.
Postgraduate research in the Department of Medicine
Postgraduate research at Imperial College is a world-class experience
With world-class facilities and world-leading academics, studying for a PhD in the Department of Medicine at Imperial College offers a truly unique experience.