Eligibility criteria for students


Who should apply?

Applicants wanting to undertake multidisciplinary research with an interest in developing and applying novels systems fusing the living with the non-living.

How is the Studentship structured?

Each studentship is for 3 years, covering the fees and bursary (stipend) for a 3 year PhD programme. 


Fully funded PhD studentships (stipend and fees) are restricted to UK and EU students* with a good Masters degree in a science discipline (2.1 or above, or equivalent) who are classified with a UK or EU fee status at Imperial College London. For more information about the fee status, please check here.

* Non-UK and non-EU students (Overseas fee status) are eligible to apply but fees will only be paid at the UK/EU fee rate.

How to apply

For entry 2018, applications are now closed. Please visit the Studentship page for details on the PhD projects currently funded.

For entry 2019, please visit the Apply now section.


If you have any questions in general about the programme contact Oscar (email Oscar).