Contact IRDR


Phone: 02031081101

Ext: 51101

Office location: Rm 38, 2nd floor, South Wing, UCL Main Quadrangle

PhD Studentships

We have a wide range of PhD students studying within the IRDR. When new projects become available the project details will be posted here.

Current available PhD Studentships:

Applications will soon be open for students wishing to enter IRDR PhD study through the London NERC DTP and other Doctoral Training Programmes. We also welcome applications from students with external funding who identify a supervisor within the IRDR who they wish to study with.


The London NERC Doctoral Training Partnership (DTP)

The IRDR is also part of the London NERC Doctoral Training Partnership. This training partnership brings together nine of the world’s leading research centres in environmental science to offer 34 fully funded PhD studentships each year. Further details can be found via The London NERC Doctoral Training Partnership Homepage . Details for applying for September 2017 entry will be published in November 2016.

If you can self-fund or have another source of funding and are interested in PhD study in the UCL Institute for Risk and Disaster Reduction, please see our Application Guidelines