Medicine students

Key facts

Research Excellence Framework (REF) 2021

1st in the UK (Public Health, Health Services and Primary Care)
1st in the UK (Psychology, Psychiatry and Neuroscience)
Joint 4th in the UK (Clinical Medicine)
Based on the proportion of world-leading research

Times Higher Education World University Rankings by Subject 2022

3rd in the world

The Faculty of Medicine at Imperial College London aims to equip students with the latest skills and techniques to bring benefits to patients and populations.

Our wide range of advanced postgraduate programmes and doctoral training are aligned with world-leading biomedical and healthcare research, and will immerse you in a culture of scientific discovery and clinical translation to public health improvements.

Our students benefit from our close connections with healthcare partners and multidisciplinary collaborations with the College's Faculties of Engineering, Natural Sciences and the Imperial College Business School. The combination of outstanding science, excellent staff and innovative teaching methods result in a truly world-class study experience.

The Faculty of Medicine is comprised of the following departments:


Our Faculty of Medicine courses are listed below, including Master's level research degrees and some Postgraduate Certificate or Postgraduate Diploma courses. 

For PhD and MD(Res) research courses, visit the Faculty of Medicine A-Z research directory.

Hear from our students

Hear what Aaron Solomon (MSc Genomic Medicine) have to say about their experience of studying medicine at Imperial.