Welcome to the London NERC DTP

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Welcome to the London NERC DTP


The London NERC DTP currently funds 104 PhD students in the natural sciences.  We will have further studentships on offer next academic year.

Our aim is to attain new standards of excellence in environmental science research training, and deliver a transformative inter-disciplinary experience for PhD students in the heart of London.

Our students are trained at 9 of the World-leading research centres, which cover a huge range of environmental science research, from those driven by contemporary environmental challenges to those exploring complex questions about the evolution of planet Earth.

Please view the themes and associated PhD projects if you are interested in applying please click here.

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Welcome to Cohort 3

Image by Grantham Institute.

A huge welcome to the third cohort of the London NERC DTP, who started their PhD’s today! I’m your Impact and Innovation Officer – which means over the next few months I’ll be helping you to develop collaborations with industry, NGOs and other non-academic partners; I’ll be helping teach you academic and popular writing, and… Read More ›

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