About us

The London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine (LSHTM) is one of the world's leading public health universities. We have an annual research income of more than £190 million, and provide outstanding specialist education for our 4,700 postgraduate students.

Introducing LSHTM

Founded 125 years ago in 1899, we are a unique network of specialist centres, units and partners around the world. Staff and students are working together to create a more healthy, sustainable and equitable world for everyone. Because we believe our shared future depends on our shared health.

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