The Department of Physics is host to a number of non award visiting researchers.
If you are a postgraduate research student currently registered for a doctoral degree at another institution and interested in becoming a visiting research student in the Department, you must have an agreed supervisor from among the academic staff.
Please note that applications will only be accepted from students who have arranged a visit with a potential supervisor.
After acceptance from a supervisor students should apply using King’s Apply application system (https://apply.kcl.ac.uk/) Please search for the Physics Non-award Research programme and complete the application form:
You will need to supply supporting documents to meet the entry requirements of visiting researchers before a formal offer is made. This will include:
- Offical degree certificates and transcripts of previous qualifications.
- Offical Letter confirming that you are currently studying a PhD. The exact letter requirement is detailed in the 'How to apply' section here
- English language qualification to meet the English language requirements.
English Language requirements
Students visiting for less than 6 months should meet the UKVI English Language requirements for a Tier 4 Visa.
Student visiting for more than 6 months should meet the Faculty requirements which can be found here: