Leonard Cheshire Development Centre

Students

The Leonard Cheshire Disability and Inclusive Development Centre accepts a limited number of graduate research students to study for the Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) degree through the UCL Department of Epidemiology and Public Health.

Current PhD students

The Centre does not currently run any Masters programmes.

For further information about MPhil/PhD programmes offered by the Department of Epidemiology and Public Health at University College London, including a list of potential research topics and supervisors, please click on the link below:

http://www.ucl.ac.uk/epidemiology/students/gradresearch.htm

Application

If you are interested in undertaking post-graduate study at the Leonard Cheshire Disability and Inclusive Development Centre, we encourage you to contact us with a CV and an outline proposal by 1st November the year before you wish to commence study.

You will need to do the following:

1) Familiarise yourself with the UCL application process [link], which you will have to go through to undertake a PhD at the Centre. 

2) Send an email to: ellie.cole@ucl.ac.uk, with the following documents:

  • A copy of your CV
  • A proposal for your research
  • A covering letter explaining why you would like to study at the Centre

Funding

UCL Scholarships and Funding for UK/EU Graduate Students

This page contains up to date information on funding opportunities available to UK/EU students intending to study for an MPhil/PhD at UCL. Includes application deadlines.

UCL Scholarships for UK/EU Students Page

UCL Scholarships and Funding for Overseas Graduate Students

These pages contains up to date information on funding opportunities available to overseas students intending to study for an MPhil/PhD at UCL. Includes application deadlines.

UCL Scholarships for Overseas Students Page

UCL Institute for Global Health Overseas Funding Page

UCL Financial Support for Students with Disabilities

This page contains up to date information on financial support available to students with disabilities at UCL. Includes application guidance.

Information on funding available to students with disabilities

We strongly welcome enquiries from students - if you have a question, please don't hesitate to get in touch.