The studentship is funded by the Department of Infectious Diseases, Faculty of Medicine for 3 years and covers home/EU tuition fees and a stipend of £18,000 per annum. Writing up fees of £200 for the final/fourth year are also provided.
Applicants must have or expect to gain a First or Upper Second class undergraduate degree in Chemistry, Biochemistry or similar. A Masters Degree is desirable but not essential. Applicants are also required to meet Imperial College’s English language requirements. Please see the following link: View Website
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