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
Our campus is co-located with one of the country’s principal teaching hospitals – St George’s Hospital in Tooting, southwest London.
For prospective students, we offer a couple of ways for you to see our campus and surrounding area. You can attend one of our campus tours or watch our campus tour video.
Find out more on our Visit us webpage.
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.
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Our featured courses
Browse the tabs below to learn more about our featured courses, or view all our courses here.
Biomedical Science BSc
This Biomedical Sciences degree provides a fascinating insight into the biology-based science behind health, disease and medical intervention. It covers a diverse range of subjects, starting with fundamental aspects of cell and molecular biology, anatomy, physiology, pharmacology and genetics, progressing to the investigation of the disease process, including diagnosis and treatment.
Find out more about our Biomedical Science course
Biomedical Science MSci
The Biomedical Science MSci is a continuous, integrated four-year programme, aimed at students interested in science and research. It provides enhanced experience and skills transferable to employment or further study, and equipping students to apply for PhD courses or research posts in industry. In addition, the generalist research skills gained, in addition to the advanced science, will be advantageous for many non-science careers.
Find out more about our Biomedical MSci course
Clinical Pharmacology BSc
This degree is the only undergraduate course dedicated to Clinical Pharmacology. We take a holistic view of the development of drugs: from understanding disease processes and identifying possible drug targets, to organising testing, rolling out clinical trials, negotiating complex regulations and licensing and finally, treating patients and potentially saving lives. The course blends clinical and fundamental sciences with an innovative integrated approach.
Find out more about our Clinical Pharmacology BSc
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.