UCL Great Ormond Street Institute of Child Health


Great Ormond Street Institute of Child Health


PhD Studentships

All you need to know about how to apply for full-time funded PhD studentships for research projects within the UCL Great Ormond Street Institute of Child Health (UCL GOS ICH).

Current PhD Studentships

PhD Studentships for research projects within GOS ICH are listed in the table below. Please revisit this page for updated information as projects are advertised throughout the year.

StudentshipSection/Research & Teaching DepartmentProject TitleClosing date for applications
3-year PhD StudentshipDevelopmental Biology & CancerAnesthesia-on-chip: Modelling the impact of fetal anesthesia on neural development

Thursday 30th May 2024

Interview date week commencing 10th June 2024

3-year PhD StudentshipInfection, Immunity and InflammationApplying machine learning algorithms to datasets to predict outcome for paediatric solid organ transplant recipients

Friday 31st May 2024

Interview date TBC

For self-funding students, or students who have secured sponsorship for 3 years, please see the ICH Unfunded Project Portfolio.

Other funding opportunities

Bill Marshall Fellowship

This £5,000 bursary is intended for junior doctors in training for whom a period of research would be an appropriate next step in their career who wish to visit Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children NHS Trust and the UCL Great Ormond Street Institute of Child Health to gain further experience at one of the specialist departments. 

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For other funding opportunities, please see:

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