St George’s, University of London St George’s, University of London Founded in 1733, St George’s, University of London is the United Kingdom’s only university dedicated to medical and health sciences education, training and research. It enjoys a worldwide reputation for teaching and research excellence. Sharing a clinical environment with a major London teaching hospital, St George’s world-class education results in well-rounded, highly skilled clinicians, scientists and health and social care professionals. It equips graduates to meet today’s healthcare needs. The University’s internationally recognised research programme delivers cutting-edge scientific discovery through three specialist institutes. These focus on public health, heart disease and infection – three of the greatest challenges to global health in the 21st century. Close links with the medical frontline as well as with London’s diverse communities help ensure this research is translated into practice, directly benefitting patients.