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

Title Summary Deadline Full details and how to apply

Mechanisms and Novel Therapies of Heart Disease

3-year British Heart Foundation funded PhD studentship at the National Heart & Lung Institute

Monday, March 25 2024

Full details on FindAPhD

Old drugs for more bugs

'Repurposing the multiple sclerosis drug, Glatiramer acetate, to potentiate the action of antibiotics for cystic fibrosis airway infections' is a 3 year PhD Studentship funded by the Cystic Fibrosis Trust – starting Spring 2024

Monday 11 March 2024

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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.



President's PhD Scholarships
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
Now closed BHF studentships
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