President’s PhD Scholarships at Imperial 2023-2024


Applications for the 2023-2024 President’s PhD Scholarships at Imperial College London are currently being accepted from individuals all around the world who are interested and eligible to apply. There are approximately fifty doctoral fellowships available at this time, and they are open to students of any and all nations who wish to study at Imperial College London in the United Kingdom.

If you are an outstanding undergraduate or Master’s student and have a strong desire to participate in a PhD program at a world-class research institution, a President’s PhD Scholarship could provide you with the outstanding opportunity to receive full funding for tuition fees and a generous stipend for a 3.5-year PhD place at Imperial College London. The President’s PhD Scholarship is awarded to students who have a strong desire to participate in a PhD program at a world-class research institution.

  • Imperial College London is the organization(s) that will sponsor this scholarship.
  • Imperial College London is the institution(s) that will be hosting this event.
  • Value of the Scholarship: Full Funding plus £22,900 in Additional Benefits
  • The number of scholarships awarded each year is fifty.
  • Degree of Study: Doctorate
  • Students of Foreign Nations or Nationalities

Eligibility Requirements for the PhD Scholarships offered by Imperial College London in 2023

Candidates can be students from any country in the world, regardless of their background or nationality.
The scholarship can be used to pay for either full-time or part-time studies, whichever the recipient choose.
Candidates are required to have received or be on track to receive a first class or equivalent in an undergraduate or integrated masters degree; and/or Candidates with a standalone Master’s qualification are required to have achieved a distinction or, where this has yet to have been achieved, be able to provide evidence of high performance that will lead to a distinction.

Rewards for Scholarship Attendance

During the student’s time spent pursuing their education, the following benefits are included with each of the fifty eligible scholarships:

Complete coverage of the cost of tuition
A stipend in the amount of £22,900 (at the rate in effect in 2023-24) each year to help with living expenses
A fund for the purchase of consumables equal to £2,000 per year for the first three years of study.
A schedule of one-of-a-kind opportunities and gatherings organized and presented by the Graduate School

Procedures for Making Applications

Application Procedure: Before submitting an application, you are required to have established communication with a supervisor working in an academic department at Imperial College London and received confirmation that they are willing to oversee your research project. Please be aware that each supervisor is only allowed to oversee a single scholar at any given time. If you are interested in more information, please take a look at the President’s PhD Scholarships – Unavailable Supervisors page.

There is no one application form that must be used for each scholarship. Your application for admission to study at Imperial should be submitted using our online admissions system, and then your department will put you forward for the scholarship on the basis of your academic merit and potential.

Date Limit for Submission of Applications: Open Throughout the Year