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Further funding opportunities are launched throughout the year - check these pages regularly for updates

TitleSummaryDeadlineFull details and how to apply
Identifying the prevalence, burden, and trajectories of Pulmonary Hypertension in the UK

A 3-year funded PhD working with Professors LawrieQuint and Wang interrogating healthcare data to identify the prevalence for all causes of pulmonary hypertension in the UK. The project will later focus on identifying and investigating clusters of patient trajectories across the course of disease.

20 February 2023

President's PhD Scholarships

50 fully funded 3.5 year PhD scholarships at Imperial College London. The President's PhD Scholarships provide a generous financial package and bespoke support for PhD students.

This competitive scheme attracts candidates that show excellent academic performance and promising research potential. We accept applications from talented candidates from Imperial College London, the UK and worldwide.


3 March 2023 

President's PhD Scholarships 2023 Entry
PhD studentship exploring neutrophil functionality in asthma     This NHLI-funded PhD post with Prof Robert Snelgrove will utilise cutting-edge technologies to characterise neutrophil heterogeneity and functionality in asthma to identify superior therapeutic strategies. 31 January 2023 FindAPhD.com 
BHF studentships       

Four MRes/PhD studentships available to commence in October 2023:

  • Epicardial adipose tissue as a mediator of cardiac arrhythmias - Supervisors: Dr Fu Siong Ng, Dr William Scott and Professor Prakash Punjabi
  • The contribution of ERG noncoding variants to primary lymphoedema - Supervisors: Dr Graeme Birdsey, Dr Ines Cebola
  • Flexible polymeric pacemaker leads - Supervisors: Professor Rylie Green, Dr Josef Goding, Dr Fu Siong Ng
  • Anti-oxidised LDL antibodies and their humanised fragments for the treatment of atherosclerosis: From in vitro mechanistic studies to in vivo functional molecular imaging - Supervisors: Professor Ramzi Khamis, Professor Jane Mitchell, Professor Dorian Haskard

One NHLI 3-year PhD studentship available to commence in October 2023:

  • Mapping myocardial structure using omnipolar electrograms and deep learning - Supervisors: Dr Rasheda Chowdhury, Dr Chris Cantwell
20 February 2023 BHF studentships
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  • If you are looking for funding to undertake a PhD with a supervisor from the National Heart and Lung Institute, please see our pages on how to apply.