Open positions

King’s College London (KCL) was ranked 38th in the World University Rankings 2024 by Times Higher Education, and 40th by the 2024 QS World University Rankings. The Department of Informatics was placed in the top 10 of computer science and informatics departments in the UK, when measured by the power ranking, with 92% of its research output rated as world-leading or internationally excellent.

Our group is always looking for self-motivated PhD students and postdocs to join us working on reinforcement learning and multi-agent cooperation. We, the Cooperative AI Lab, provide a collaborative, open and inclusive environment for research and learning. If you are interested in joining us, please consider the options below.

PhD Positions

We normally recruit 1~3 PhD students each year. Details about the PhD Program for Computer Science Research at King’s is available here, A number of funding schemes are available for PhDs. Potential students please contact yali.du(at)

Postdoc and Research Fellow Positions

Postdoc openings will be announced upon funding availability. However, here are some potential third-party funding opportunities, and we would be happy to support your application if you are interested to work with us.

Internships and Visiting Positions

Students can apply through the Visiting research students programme at King’s.