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WE ARE NOW OPEN FOR APPLICATIONS TO JOIN THE PROGRAMME IN 2019. CLOSING DATE 11TH JANUARY



This 4-year programme is aimed at graduates with a strong interest in multi-disciplinary research. We invite applications from highly motivated students from a wide range of academic backgrounds including biological, biomedical, veterinary, physical, computational, engineering or mathematical disciplines.

 



This 4-year programme is aimed at graduates with a strong interest in multi-disciplinary research. We invite applications from highly motivated students from a wide range of academic backgrounds including biological, biomedical, veterinary, physical, computational, engineering or mathematical disciplines.



Please ensure that you read the Guidelines before submitting an application.

Your application and supporting documents should be sent in a single email to LIDo.Admissions@ucl.ac.uk
Your application must be complete, including both references, by the deadline of 11th January. To ensure sufficient time to contact your referees it is highly recommended that you submit your application a minimum of 1 week before this date.

Download the APPLICATION GUIDELINES here.

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Download BOTH sections of the Application Form here:
SECTION A
SECTION B
Or as a single APPLICATION FORM (ZIP FILE)

Students who wish to apply for an iCASE project (please see below), should also return the relevant form indicating their project preference.



Please make sure that you complete and return the iCASE Selection Form with your application, indicating which project(s) you wish to be considered for. Remember it is fine to apply for both specific iCASE projects as well as the general DTP studentships.



Applicants must hold, or be expected to achieve, a first or high upper second-class undergraduate honours degree or equivalent (for example BA, BSc, MSci) or a Masters degree in a relevant subject.

Applicants must be confident using computers and show some evidence of numeracy (minimum GCSE mathematics or statistics or an equivalent or alternatively a university degree module with a good grade).

All students whose first language is not English must be able to provide recent evidence that their spoken and written command of the English language is adequate for the programme. The required evidence may be one of the following:

  • Substantial education or work experience conducted in English
  • A recently obtained acceptable English language qualification or test result.Our preferred English language qualification is the International English Language Testing System (IELTS) Academic Version and we require candidates to achieve the level of "GOOD".
  • Good level: Overall grade of 7.0 with a minimum of 6.5 in each of the subtests.

Candidates who are unsure if they meet the entry criteria should contact us before submitting an application.



Fully funded places include home (UK/EU) tuition fees and a tax-free stipend in the region of £16,777.

EU applicants must meet the UKRI Residency Criteria to be eligible for full funding. Candidates should refer to the The Education (Fees and Awards) (England) Regulations 2007 for more details

Applicants who are applying for DTP places but who are not eligible for fully funded BBSRC studentships may be eligible for fully funded (Home/EU Fees only) Institutional Studentships.

More details are available by contacting the programme administration.