President’s PhD Scholarships


The Department of Brain Sciences 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: Quantitative MRI for the Study of Brain Disease

Applications are invited for a 4-year PhD studentship in Quantitative MAuRI for the Study of Brain Disease to be carried out across both the Department of Brain Sciences (Hammersmith Campus) and Bioengineering (South Kensington Campus). For further information please see: PhD Studentship: Quantitative MRI for the Study of Brain Disease (.pdf)