Language Requirements :
International Certificate in English at C1 level
Biomedical scientists work at the cutting edge of research and medicine, helping to solve some of the most threatening diseases and conditions facing mankind.
St George’s has enjoyed an outstanding track record of research and innovation in infectious disease ever since the ‘father of vaccinology’ Edward Jenner, based here, created the world’s first vaccine (against smallpox). More recently, our research has included a focus on tuberculosis, malaria, HIV in low and middle-income countries and Covid-19.
We offer four pathways in Biomedical Science – in Antimicrobial Resistance (AMR), Infection and Immunity, Molecular Mechanisms of Cancer, and Reproduction and Development. Originally established in 2007, they have been growing in strength and reputation ever since, and provide excellent preparation for either a PhD and research within an academic or industrial setting, or a career in the biomedical and medical sector.
This specialist pathway focuses on research being used to enhance diagnosis, prevention and treatment of infectious disease and conditions linked to immune system function. You will develop a better understanding of specific infections and immune responses to them, including tuberculosis, malaria, MRSA and many other viral, bacterial and parasitic infections afflicting humans and animals.
Group 1 courses (equivalent to IELTS 7.0)
Diagnostic Radiography BSc
Healthcare Science BSc
Medicine and Graduate-entry Medicine (MBBS)
Occupational Therapy BSc
Paramedic Science BSc
Therapeutic Radiography BSc
Genomic Medicine MSc
Global Health MSc
Healthcare Practice MSc
Physiotherapy MSc (pre-registration)
Translational Medicine MRes / MSc
Clinical Research Mres
Healthcare Research Skills and Methods PGCert
St. Georges University-BIOMEDICAL SCIENCE-INFECTION AND IMMUNITY curriculum
Curriculum information not available, please contact us to learn more about it.
Cafés, restaurants and shops
There's no shortage of places to go for food and drink in and around St George's. On site there's two Pret coffee shops, an M&S shop and café, as well as two Peabody's cafés and one restaurant.
There are also three shops; M&S, the Students' Union shop, and Whistle Stop, so you'll never have to venture far to pick up all your essential. items.
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Studying in another country is often the beginning of a new life. USA, Canada and the UK are the most popular destinations for international students. Western and Central European countries are closing the gap by offering high quality programs at more affordable prices and flexible rules to access the labor market. Univerna co-operates with prominent educational institutions all over the world.
United States of America
Your nationality and country of residence may play an important role during your program and visa application process. We know the invisible criteria and will help you once you start your application process with us.
Most institutions require a proof of your language proficiency. Students often start with a preparation program to improve their language skills in line with the program requirements and obtain a certificate.
Educational institutions offer a huge variety of programs in a wide range on different study levels from short term certificates to PhD programs.
Estimated budget for your study are shown below according to your interest. In many cases there are possibilities to work during your study. In order to be on the safe side you should be prepared to cover your first year from your savings. In some cases a proof of your financial capability may be required.
Tuition Fee Per Semester
Please check below the available study programs that fit you best. Mark the programs of your choice and click apply now. You can apply for more than one program. Our fee per application is only EUR 49.90. You will get full professional advice and hands-on support from our experts on our online platform.
Experts will guide you through your application process and give you ongoing advice to maximize your chances of being accepted. You will have support with everything you need from accommodation to your flight reservation as well as local pick-up and transfer for free.
Your program choice is not final when you click on Apply Now. It is the beginning of your application journey with us. You may decide by yourself or our advisors may suggest you to apply for another program to maximize your chances of success.
Your applications will be activated for the selected programs. Remember that this is not your final choice. During your application process you may choose or our experts may recommend you different programs in order to maximise your chances to get accepted. After payment of the application service fees please log in to your account and start your application process under the "My Services" section.
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Univerna collects Personal Data or pieces of
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·Birth date, gender, nationality, marital status, ID and
passport details, picture
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social media account ID, user name, password, IP address, browser and device
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time by our service partners we are cooperating with in order to provide you
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communications, banks, immigration
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such as your bank account details. Each time you make an online payment at
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authorized to securely handle such sensitive information according to
international standards and regulations.
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be necessary (for example in order to provide you with the services and
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with applicable laws).
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different services on our web site, contact us by email, chat, text, phone,
social media, subscribe to our newsletter, register as a user, provide data
through the online application process for our service via email or offline,
via our customer service, enroll in a service or product.
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a customer survey or provide feedback on any of our message boards or via
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and other purposes. If you do not want information collected through the use of
cookies, there is a simple procedure in most browsers that allows you to
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your data indirectly from our corporate affiliates, business partners,
assistance providers or claim handlers.
We may receive Personal
Data from other parties in conjunction with your course/program, accommodation,
travel, including but not limited to:
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the sales of our services in your country of residence.
·Claims handlers who receive information about your
insurance claims in case of an insurance situation.
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Univerna collects your
data so that we can process and follow up your application and other ordered
services as well as to manage your account.
We will retain your
service history and usage details of the services you have previously purchased
to make suggestions to you for other services and products which we or our
partners believe you might also be interested in.
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our site, you agree that we will share your data with our partner companies
(such as educational institutions, travel service providers, accommodation providers,
insurance companies etc.) in order to offer you their dedicated services or
products and provide the services you have purchased.
processes your application service order, it may send your data to, and also
use the resulting information from credit reference agencies to prevent
Please note that any information that you provide to our partner companies is
any third party’s use of information that you provide through the use of this
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administrative measures to keep the Personal Data under our control, accurate
and up-to-date, as well as to protect the Personal Data against unauthorized or
unlawful processing and the accidental loss, destruction or damage of the
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purposes for which it has been collected or in accordance with time limits
stipulated by law and market practice, unless further retention is necessary
for compliance with a legal obligation or for the establishment, exercise or
defence of legal claims or unless a specific time period has been communicated.
We will keep limited parts of your Personal Data which are necessary for
marketing purposes until you withdraw your consent, but in no event for longer
than 10 years after your last completed service or delivery of product.
justification for processing your data:
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collect and use your Personal Data on the need to do so in order to provide you
with the services or products that you have ordered or might be interested to
order from us, or when there is a legitimate interest for us (i.e. the service
provider) to use your Personal Data, such as for the marketing of services or
products similar to the one(s) you have already purchased from that same legal
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send you information about services and products of ours that we think you
might be interested in, as well as those of our partner companies. If you have
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make sure that you are fully aware of all your data protection rights. Every
user is entitled to the following:
·The right to access – You have the right to request
copies of your personal data from Univerna. We may charge you a reasonable fee
for this service.
·The right to rectification – You have the right to
request that Univerna corrects any information you believe is inaccurate. You
also have the right to request Univerna to complete the information you believe
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that Univerna erases your personal data, under certain conditions.
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to request that Univerna restricts the processing of your personal data, under
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to object to Univerna’s processing of your personal data, under certain
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request that Univerna transfers the data that it has collected to another organization,
or directly to you, under certain conditions.
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change from time to time. We will not significantly reduce your rights under
changes on this page and, prior to implementing such changes, we will provide a
more prominent notice. Where required by law, we will seek your prior consent
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