Doctoral and post-doctoral training

National Institute for Health Research Biomedical Research PhD Studentships

Experimental Medicine and Translational Research in Mental Health and Neuroscience

We provide PhD studentships (3 or 4 years) and research training for students with a background in neuroscience, psychology, biological science, social science, physical science, mathematics or statistics, wishing to study in any of the areas of the NIHR Mental Health Biomedical Research Centre and Dementia Unit research portfolio. All students are registered at the Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology & Neuroscience (IoPPN), King's College London.

Post-doctoral Bridging Awards

These awards provide a period of support for students completing their PhD and who have obtained, or are in the process of applying for a personal post-doctoral training award.

Current Opportunities

Details of current research training opportunities, studentships, bridging awards and various externally funded fellowships are provided on our Current Opportunities page.