Students at the Institute of Clinical Sciences are based at the MRC London Institute of Medical Sciences (LMS), and degrees are awarded through Imperial College London.

The LMS offers PhD Studentships, Clinical Research Fellowships and Lectureships and undergraduate summer placements. Students at different stages of their scientific careers have the opportunity to work with our community of international students, postdoctoral fellows and principle investigators.

Study options

PhD student

PhD studentships

These core MRC studentships provide three-and-a-half years of funding for highly qualified students who have a clear idea of the field they wish to work in and solid laboratory or research experience. 

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Members of staff

Chain-Florey Clinical Research Scheme

Jointly funded by the MRC and the Imperial NIHR Biomedical Research Centre (BRC), these Fellowships and Lectureships are aimed at medical graduates pursuing a career as an academic clinician.

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Study opportunities

Study opportunities

Interdisciplinary cross-campus collaborative studentships

These three-year ICCS studentships have been established to promote interdisciplinary working. Students are co-supervised by specialists in a range of disciplines, and are funded jointly by the LMS and Imperial College London.

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Lab workers

Integrative Experimental Computational Biology Studentships

The IECBS studentships have been established to strengthen the LMS’s work in Integrative Biology and to promote combined expertise in both computing and classical biology.

Studentships are awarded to LMS-based groups with innovative, interdisciplinary research programmes that promote interactions with relevant colleagues in the Faculties of Natural Sciences, Engineering and Medicine at Imperial College London.

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