President’s PhD Scholarships


The Department of Immunology and Inflammation is looking for talented students for the President’s PhD Scholarship. For further information, please see the College website.

Find out more information about fees and funding for 2019-20

Funding is often secured through Wellcome Trust or MRC DTP Fellowships. Further information about this and specific projects studying under the supervision of Departmental supervisors who have obtained funding are advertised below.

For up-to-date information on tuition fees, please refer to the College's Fees and Funding pages. It should be noted that supervisors may charge an additional ‘bench fee’ from sponsors to cover the costs of laboratory expenses (consumables and equipment) for postgraduate research projects.   


Three- or four-year MRC-funded PhD Studentships

MRC Research Studentships enable graduates with excellent honours degrees to undertake a three- to a four-year training programme, that includes a research project plus training in research methods and transferable key skills, leading to the submission of a doctoral thesis and the award of a PhD.


 PhD studentship: “Using multi-omics to understand autoimmune diseases”

We invite applications for a Department of Immunology and Inflammation-funded PhD studentship in the research group of Dr James Peters in the Centre for Inflammatory Disease. We are seeking a dynamic individual with an interest in applying quantitative approaches to biomedical data to join a team of researchers working on autoimmune diseases. For further information please see: “Using multi-omics to understand autoimmune diseases” .


PhD studentship

We invite applications for a Department of Immunology and Inflammation fully-funded PhD position in Cancer Biology and Biomechanics at Imperial College London. The Cancer Cell Protein Metabolism group, led by Dr Holger Auner. For further information please see: Regulation of cancer cell metabolism by mechanical tissue cues .