|Funding for:||UK Students, EU Students, International Students|
|Funding amount:||please see advert text.|
|Placed On:||19th October 2021|
|Closes:||4th January 2022|
To start: October 2022
The Centre for Neurodevelopmental Disorders is offering 1+3 (MRes+PhD) full-time fellowships suitable for both basic and clinical students from a wide range of science backgrounds: including biological and physical sciences, medicine, mathematics and computer science.
PhD opportunities are offered across a wide range of subject areas. Clinicians are encouraged to apply. For more information about work carried out in the Centre visit https://www.devneuro.org/cndd. Please note that MRes rotation projects and final PhD projects are agreed after an offer has been accepted.
PhD supervisors will be chosen at the end of the MRes year.
PhD Coordinators are Dr Laura Andreae and Dr Anthony Vernon.
Candidates should have or expect an upper second class degree (2:1) in a STEM subject. If applicants possess a lower second class (2:2), a research-based MSc at merit or distinction level is required.
If English is not your first language you will be required to provide evidence that you meet the minimum English requirements, Band D, as prescribed by the university’s English Language requirements.
At King’s, we are deeply committed to making the university an inclusive, welcoming and inspiring place to work and study. We encourage and welcome applications from across the community and all appointments are made solely on merit.
Award types and eligibility
The fully funded studentships cover tuition fees, stipend and bench fees.
Tuition fees: Tuition fees will be covered by the programme.
Stipend: Students will receive an enhanced stipend for each year of study (approx. £21,750).
Bench fees: An allowance will be provided for research consumables, trainings and conference attendance.
Eligibility: The Admissions Portal will assign you a provisional fee status (Home, EU or Overseas) based on the information included in your application, but this will be reviewed by the Admissions team when they process your application. After Brexit, all students will be categorised by Admissions as either Home or Overseas. We have up to two studentships available for overseas applicants.
Overview of the studentship programme can be found at
Information about Postgraduate study at King’s College London can be found at https://www.kcl.ac.uk/study/postgraduate-taught
How to apply
To apply, please visit the King’s Apply website at myapplications.kcl.ac.uk/ and follow the steps outlined below. The closing date for completed applications is 23:59 (GMT), Tuesday 4th January 2022.
Please make sure your application is fully completed by the application deadline. Note that references will not be requested by King’s until you have submitted your application, so you will need to submit your application in advance of the deadline to ensure that references have been received by 4th January.
Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.
Tuesday 4th January 2022 (23:59 GMT)
Monday 24th January 2022
Tuesday 25th January 2022
Wednesday 26th January 2022
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