About us

The London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine is renowned for its research, postgraduate studies and continuing education in public and global health. We have an annual research income of more than £190 million and are one of the highest-rated research institutions in the UK.

Introducing our School

Our School has an international presence and collaborative ethos, and is uniquely placed to help shape health policy and translate research findings into tangible impact. We have around 3,500 staff conducting research in over 100 countries, and around 4,700 students — all working with a collective purpose to improve health worldwide.

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Did you know?

LSHTM has more than 30,000 alumni in over 190 countries working in government, academia, international agencies and health services.