Applying to Imperial

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  • The last CDT cohort funded by EPSRC has started this year (October 2023), but the new students can still apply through our general Math PhD route and indicate their interest to be aligned with the ongoing CDT programme:  My Imperial

  • Two referees email address (at least one academic) - we cannot accept private email addresses such as Gmail, Yahoo, Hotmail, etc. They must be academic/professional email addresses.

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Minimum Entry Requirements

Academic requirements:

  • Masters qualification & (2:1) good upper-second honours* Bachelor's degree in Mathematics, Physics or other related subjects


  • (2:1) good upper-second honours* in a 4-year undergraduate degree with integrated master's

*see country index for equivalence


English language requirement

All Imperial applicants must also show that they have a sufficient  level of written and spoken English to meet the demands of our challenging academic environment.

Find out more about our English language requirements for postgraduate study.


Application fee

There is no application fee for Doctoral courses at Imperial