Academic Clinical Fellowships
UCL is proud to have one of the largest cohorts of National Institute of Health Research (NIHR) trainees in the UK.
We have approximately 100 NIHR and locally funded Academic Clinical Fellows and 50 NIHR and locally funded Clinical Lecturers in posts across UCL and our UCL Partner Academic Health Science Centres and Hospitals.
Our Academic Clinical Fellowship (ACF) schemes have an overall success rate of approximately 85% in securing peer-reviewed internationally competitive research funding to continue their clinical academic careers. For more information, please see NIHR Integrated Academic Training and NIHR IAT Guide
Please see below for the UCL UCAT Guide:
2024 ACF Recruitment
Recruitment to the 2024 NIHR Academic Clinical Fellowships (ACF's) will open - 6th October 2023.
- All posts are advertised via Oriel
- Health Education England (HEE) is responsible for the application and interview process.
- For enquiries about the application process you can contact HEE directly via the Support Portal
- See the table below for a list of the 2024 UCL ACFs
2024 NIHR ACF Posts
|Post Number||Speciality ||Funding ||Lead|
|ACF Post 15||Public Health Medicine ST1-2||NIHR UKHSA||Prof Nigel Field|
Locally funded Posts
|Post Number||Speciality||Funding ||Lead|
|ACF Post 16||General Practice ST1||Multiple Long Term Conditions||Prof Joe Rosenthal|