Welcome to St George’s prospective student information hub!
Here at St George’s, we’ve been improving health for over 250 years. We are uniquely positioned as the UK’s specialist health university and have an outstanding record of research and innovation; our alumni include Edward Jenner, pioneer of the smallpox vaccine, and recent research has focused on tackling Covid-19. Our students benefit from our shared site with St George’s Hospital, which means students are immersed in a professional environment whilst learning from practicing clinicians working on the frontline.
We welcome students from around the world who share our passion for health, medicine and science. Read more below and learn about what makes St George’s such a unique institution.
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Explore St George's
We know how important it is to get to know a university before you apply, and while we would love to welcome you to our campus (and show you how amazing it is to share a location with a working hospital) it isn't possible during these unusual times (when it is we'll add information to our Visit us page).
So here's the next best thing! Take a look at our guidance and informatio below and watch our campus tour to find out what we're all about.
Why choose St George's?
Science and research
We offer a range of undergraduate and postgraduate science courses which will equip you with the knowledge and skills to prepare you for your career. We share our campus with one of the UK’s largest teaching hospitals, meaning that you’ll be immersed in a professional environment from day one.
An exciting learning environment
As we share our site with one of the UK’s largest teaching hospitals, you'll learn in a busy healthcare environment. In our clinical skills laboratories you can perfect basic skills, such as taking blood pressure and pulse, checking for vital signs, and resuscitation techniques. At our shared Advanced Patient Simulation Centre we train 3,000 students and healthcare workers a year.
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St George’s has its own Halls of Residence, Horton Halls, within a 15 minute walk of the university. Each flat accommodates four to eight students, sharing a well-equipped kitchen and dining area. All bedrooms have their own ensuite bathroom.
Living in London
St George’s is based in the thriving, multicultural hub of Tooting in south-west London.
Learn more about our neighbourhood
Engage with us
Speak to current St George's students of attend one of our webinars to learn more about what life is like at St George's and what our courses can offer you.
We have a duty to protect our community from the risks of Covid-19 on our site based inside a hospital. Take a look at our Covid-19 response and guidance, which has been informed by feedback received from our students.
Applying to St George's
Find out how to apply to St George's, and the different courses we have of offer that you can apply for.
There are a variety of societies, clubs and social events for you to get involved in alongside your studies.
Our featured courses
Browse the tabs below to learn more about our featured courses, or view all our courses here.
Clinically focused and patient-centred, our five-year undergraduate degree will equip you with essential knowledge, understanding, skills and attitudes to practice medicine competently and professionally.
Find out more about our Medicine course.
Medicine (graduate entry)
Open to graduates from a wide range of science and non-science backgrounds, our graduate entry programme offers a fast-track route which condenses the first stage of a conventional medical degree, so you achieve the qualification in four rather than five years.
Find out more about our Graduate entry medicine course.