facts The statistics for the Department of Medicine activity presented here are drawn from the latest College pocket statistics guide (2014-15). 

  1. Numbers have been rounded as appropriate.
  2. MRes students are counted as research students.
  3. Overseas students are counted as any from non-EU countries.

Academic expenditure 2013-14

 Expenditure categoryAmount (£k)
General funds (staff) 22,829
General funds (other) 3,124
Research grants and contracts (staff) 31,754
Research grants and contracts (other) 24,019
Total 81,726
Percentage of total annual expenditure at Imperial College 16.1% (highest percentage of all departments at Imperial College)
All figures in £k, unless otherwise indicated


Research grants and contracts income 2013–14

 Funding sourceAmount in (£k)
Research councils 13,842
UK charities 20,097
UK government, including health authorities 16,635
Uk industry 2,151
EU and overseas industry 1,209
EU government bodies 4,545
Other 5,167
Total 63,647
All figures in £k, unless otherwise indicated
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Applications and admissions - Undergraduate Medicine (2014-15)

Home/EU applications receivedOverseas applications receivedNew admissionsApplications : admissions ratioAverage tariff score on entry
1,838  799  330  8.0 : 1  545
Note - The method used in calculating the average tariff scores includes all qualifications that fall within the UCAS tariff points system (A* = 140, A = 120, B = 100, C = 80, D = 60, E = 40).
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Applications and admissions - Postgraduate Medicine (2014-15)

Applications received (taught)Applications received (research)New admissions (taught)New admissions (research)Applications : admissions
 1,408  954  329  266  4.0 : 1
Note - Applications : admissions ratio is for 2014 entry.
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Undergraduate degrees awarded (2014-15)

 First2.1TotalPercentage of first / 2.1
 Medicine - MBBS n/a n/a  341 n/a 
 School of Medicine 152 219 389 95.4%
Note - Total includes all degree classifications. Total does not include awards made to occasional students.
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For further information on statistics related to the Faculty of Medicine (incorporating the Department of Medicine as well as four other departments) please see the Faculty of Medicine facts and figures page.