St George's, University of London

St George's, University of London offers highly specialised medical and biomedical postgraduate courses spanning graduate medicine, genomic medicine, global heath, translational medicine, biomedical science, sports cardiology and heart failure. A specialist institution, it has a community feel and small class sizes. It prides itself on the link between professors and students; interested individuals are encouraged to come to an Open Day to meet their potential tutors.

Postgraduate Student Statistics

945 postgraduate students in 2016–17

Mode of study

  • Full Time 23%
  • Part Time 77%


  • UK 96%
  • EU 2%
  • Other 2%

Numbers of Students by Subject Area

Subject Research Taught Total
Nursing 0 475 475
Biological Sciences 20 95 115
Physiotherapy 0 45 45
Medicine 40 0 40
Sports Science 0 25 25
Pharmacology & Pharmacy 15 0 15
Medical Technology 5 5 10
Anatomy & Physiology 5 0 5
Aural & Oral Sciences 5 0 5
Psychology 5 0 5

Figures are rounded to the nearest five.

Postgraduate Tuition Fees

The following are the typical annual course fees for postgraduate students submitted to us by the university (Reddin Survey of University Tuition Fees 2018–2019). Always confirm individual course fees with the university.

Type of Course Taught Postgraduate (£)
Classroom -
Mixed 7,620
Laboratory 12,500
Clinical -
Teaching takes place in a classroom or ordinary lecture theatre. Subjects with classroom teaching might include history, maths and philosophy.
Subjects taught in classrooms and laboratories, such as languages.
Much of the teaching may take place in a laboratory and includes biology, chemistry and physics.
Clinical subjects can include dentistry, medicine and veterinary medicine.

Bursaries and Scholarships

  • St George's has a large scholarship offering. All students will be considered for one of the university's scholarships based on the strength of their course application.
  • The institution is a participant in the Chevening Scholarship Scheme.
  • Please refer to the university website for details.