In2research is a year-long programme designed to enhance access to postgraduate research degrees and career opportunities for people from low socioeconomic backgrounds and under-represented groups. Whether you are currently engaged in studies or employed, In2research provides valuable experiences that can pave the way to your academic and professional aspirations.
The 2023/24 In2research Programme will take place in London and Cambridge, creating an enriching environment for participants to thrive.
Please note applications are now closed for our 2023/24 programme, however we invite you to complete our expression of interest form for the 2024/25 In2research Programme.
Exploring In2research: What’s included?
To support professional and skills development, including academic CV writing, interview preparation, and communicating your research.
With a subject-specific researcher offering individual support for your career development.
In-person days in London where you’ll meet fellow participants, practice networking skills, and showcase your research.
A full-time 8-week summer research placement research placement at a top University supported by a stipend.
Hear from our participants
In this video, we’re excited to be joined by Chazi, who will be our personal tour guide through the most unforgettable moments of his time in the In2research programme. Together, we’ll explore the profound impact the programme has had on his life.
In2research programme timeline
Interviews for places on the programme commence
Participants are accepted onto the In2research programme and are matched with subject-specific mentor and placement
An in-person professional development away day in London
Participants receive four online skills workshops and four small group mentoring sessions
Participants have an informal placement interview
A full-time, 8 week research placement with researchers at top universities or institutes, supported by a tax-free stipend
In-person away day and celebration event where participants display and discuss their research