Doctoral College


Race in Britain: Inequality, Identity and Belonging
18 October 2019

Cumberland Lodge to launch its 2019 report on Race in Britain: Inequality, Identity & Belonging at Mary Sumner House, Westminster, on 24 October 2019 at 6pm. Register via Eventbrite here to attend.

TCCE Knowledge Exchange Framework day 2019
17 October 2019

The TCCE Knowledge Exchange Framework day will take place 20 November 2019, 2pm - 8pm. 

Venue: Clarence Centre, St George’s Circus, London SE1 6FE

Crick-Turing Biomedical Data Science Awards.
16 October 2019

Call for projects: Crick-Turing Biomedical Data Science Awards aimed at awards for Postdocs - deadline 23 October 2019.

Schengen Visa Workshop
15 October 2019

The Queen Mary Advice and Counselling Service will be delivering a Schengen Visa Workshop on Wednesday 16 October from 2pm-3pm in Room Queens LG2, Mile End Campus with an overview of the process and supporting documents required for a Schengen Visa application.

No need to book, you can just turn up. More information is here:

NERC Training Opportunities
8 October 2019

Opportunities for the UK-Canada Globalink Doctoral Exchange Scheme are now open for applications. 

Postgrad film club starting 31 October 2019
2 October 2019

The 2019 Postgrad Film Club launches on 31 October with "The Pirate"

Help us to redesign your Library website
26 September 2019

Queen Mary Library is looking for PGR students' input to their project of redesigning the Libarary website to make it easier to navigate. 

UCL CLIE Academic Reading Classes in French/German/Italian
25 September 2019

The UCL Centre for Languages and International Education is offering academic reading courses at beginner, intermediate and advanced levels (subject to enrolment numbers) in French, German and Italian. 1-1 sessions are also available.

Pint of Science: Volunteers Needed
25 September 2019

Are you passionate about science? Public engagement? Pubs? If you answered yes to any of these questions, you may be interested in helping to run Pint of Science festival in QMUL in 2020!

UK-Canada Globalink Doctoral Exchange Scheme
23 September 2019

New UK-Canada exchange scheme for doctoral students opening September 2019

British Library Doctoral Open Days 2020
17 September 2019

The British Library has scheduled the new season of Doctoral Open Days in January and February 2020. 

NIHR Integrated Academic Training Research Day
16 September 2019

The NIHR Integrated Academic Training Programme Research Day will take place 07 October 2019

Time: 9.30am to 5pm 
(followed by a drinks reception)
Venue: Charterhouse Square, Rotblat Building

Contact the Programme Administrator on to register. 

Job Opportunity - Visiting Research Fellow in Digital Ethics
13 September 2019

The Turing Institute is hiring a Visiting Research Fellow in Digital Ethics, who will work across the Defence research portfolio to assist in building a consensus on the definitions and parameters for the ethics of applied research in future AI technologies. The Research Fellow will be based part-time at the Turing (in the defence & security and public policy programmes) and part-time at Dstl.  Applications are open here until 25 September.

Year 1 PhD Induction - 03 October 2019
4 September 2019

The next PhD Induction will take place on Thursday, 3rd October 2019This is a one day induction event for PhD students who have recently enrolled at Queen Mary.

The Induction is now open for registration. Register for the course by going to  and searching for course code DC100.

Centre for Public Engagement Small Grants
3 September 2019

The Centre for Public Engagement Small Grants is a monthly funding scheme that provides grants of up to £1000 to enable Queen Mary staff and students the opportunity to deliver small-scale projects that engage the public with University research, teaching, or core business.

The scheme has three categories of award available which are designed to help support a variety of different engagement projects throughout Queen Mary.

To explore projects that have previously been funded as part of this scheme click here.

Research Skills sessions
21 August 2019

The Library Services staff will run researcher development sessions in early to mid-September. The sessions will give you an opportunity to brush up on your research skills, learn more about important research tools, and will give you an opportunity to map for your new year.

Year 3 PhD Cohort Day (Employability) – 03 September 2019
20 August 2019

The Doctoral College 3rd Year Cohort Day covers the theme of employability, exploring career options after the PhD and will take place on Tuesday, 03 September 2019. The event is now open for registration. 

To register for this course please to go to and search for course code DC300