London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, University of London

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The London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine is renowned for its research, postgraduate studies & continuing education in public & global health.

  • #1 in Europe for research impact in sciences 2018 CWTS Ranking
  • Awarded #1 University of the Year 2016/17 by THE
  • Awarded the Queen’s Anniversary Prize 2017
  • Students from over 150 countries, staff from 65
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About LSHTM

Established in 1899, LSHTM is dedicated to improving health worldwide through training the next generation of health leaders to strengthen health systems and prevent epidemics. LSHTM delivers a wide range of health programmes, both in London and across the world.

  • LSHTM is famed for its international, cultural, professional and academic diversity. Students benefit from exposure to a broad range of perspectives, which expands their knowledge across a multitude of disciplines
  • Programmes and courses are taught by experts in their field, whose own research often informs the teaching curriculum
  • Students benefit from additional weekly guest lectures from top industry experts as part of the Global Health Lecture Series
  • Many LSHTM students go on to work in prominent positions within government, academia, international agencies and health services across the world
  • LSHTM is part of the University of London (UoL). On successful completion of their studies, students receive a world-recognised UoL degree

Why Study with LSHTM?

LSHTM has an international presence and collaborative ethos, and is uniquely placed to help shape health policy and translate research findings into tangible impact.

LSHTM consistently ranks highly in various global university league tables, and has a strong academic and media presence worldwide, supported by the production of regular news stories and reports by the LSHTM in-house press team.

  • A postgraduate-only institution, specialising in public & global health
  • Part of the University of London
  • Based in the heart of academic London

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Hotcourses Diversity Index (What is this?)

DIVERSITY INDEX
Source: HESA

96 International student nationalities at this university

FEEL AT HOME INDEX
Source: HESA

17.65% International students from USA

Academic Ranking of World Universities 2017
Source: ARWU

201

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£12,000

CAMPUS ACCOMMODATION

£9,180

AVERAGE TUITION FEE PER YEAR*

POSTGRADUATE

£21,510

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100% of reviewers recommend London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, University of London

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Leslie, UK 5

LSHTM is an amazing place to study

I have had a marvellous experience studying at LSHTM. The teaching staff here are very personable and friendly. I especially enjoy the opportunity to look at parasites and insects down a microscope. The lectures and practicals are always very high quality.

I have had a marvellous experience studying at LSHTM. The teaching staff here are very personable and friendly. I especially enjoy the opportunity to look at parasites and insects down a microscope. The lectures and practicals are always very high quality.

Ahmed Shah, Albania 4

Incredibly rewarding experience

I decided to come to the School because I was confident that studying here would be a unique opportunity for me to be exposed to the broader elements underlying public health and to find critical insight into the complex economic issues in health. Being taught by excellent lecturers and leading research read full review

I decided to come to the School because I was confident that studying here would be a unique opportunity for me to be exposed to the broader elements underlying public health and to find critical insight into the complex economic issues in health. Being taught by excellent lecturers and leading researchers, having exposure to a multicultural environment, using the world-class library and working with highly academic and friendly supervisors have made my time at the School incredibly rewarding. show less

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