Scholarship Overview

  • Country: United Kingdom
  • Scholarship Type: Merit-based
  • Institutions: Imperial College
  • Funded by: Imperial College
  • Tuition Type: Full tuition
  • Degree Program: PhD
  • Scholarship Amount: £20,622 – £22,900 per annum for 42 months
  • Separate Application Required?: Yes
  • Deadline: 28 February, 2024.

Scholarship Benefits

The scholarships encompass both the payment of tuition fees and a tax-free allowance for living expenses, which typically ranges from £20,622 to £22,900 per year for a duration of 42 months.


The Department of Chemical Engineering is offering a maximum of 15 fully-funded scholarships for PhD candidates commencing their studies in 2024. Among these, ten scholarships are available to applicants irrespective of their fee status, while an additional five scholarships are specifically reserved for Home students.

How to apply

To be considered for the Chemical Engineering PhD Scholarships, you must complete the following steps: 

Step 1:

Submit your PhD application for admission through the online admissions system, using the program title “Chemical Engineering (PhD).”

Step 2:

Include comprehensive transcripts of your academic records from all previous university studies.

Step 3:

Provide a personal statement that supports your application and outlines your research interests and relevant experience.

Step 4:

If applicable, include a copy of your English Language certificate, demonstrating your proficiency at the required level as specified by the College.

Step 5:

Provide contact details for two referees, with at least one being an academic referee such as a project supervisor or personal tutor.

Please note that the scholarships are highly competitive, and the college’s objective is to select the most exceptional PhD candidates and offer them financial assistance. Your application should highlight an outstanding academic track record and strong research skills.

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