Clarissa Odoi in front of research poster

Doctoral and post-doctoral training

National Institute for Health Research Biomedical Research PhD Studentships

Experimental Medicine and Translational Research in Mental Health and Neuroscience

We provide PhD studentships (3 or 4 years) and research training for students with a background in neuroscience; psychology; biological science; social science; physical science; computer science; mathematics; physics; health informatics; bioinformatics; data science; machine learning or software development; who wish to study in any of the areas of the NIHR Maudsley Biomedical Research Centre (BRC) research portfolio. All students are registered at the Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology & Neuroscience (IoPPN) at King's College London.


Find out more about our current and former PhD students

Post-doctoral Bridging Awards

These awards provide a period of support for students completing their PhD and who have obtained, or are in the process of applying for a personal post-doctoral training award.

Current Opportunities

Details of current research training opportunities, studentships, bridging awards and various externally funded fellowships are provided on our Current Opportunities page.