Global Health and Social Medicine



Course introduction

Our Global Health & Social Medicine BSc offers a unique and exciting course with the opportunity to study abroad for a year and aims to train a new generation of leaders who want to make a difference in the world.

This course is ideal for students seeking to make a difference to improving health and wellbeing, locally and globally, by shaping effective health policies and health care delivery systems. The BSc includes a focus on bioscience, specialising in one of three pathways; ageing, neuroscience or pharmacology.

Key benefits
- All applicants of our full time BSc or BA are eligible for a £9,000 scholarship opportunity, including UK, EU and Overseas students.


- We offer excellent opportunities to study social aspects of health and medicine in a multi-disciplinary context with close collaboration between the social sciences, life sciences and biomedicine.


- Global opportunities for work experience including study abroad at world leading universities and fully funded international internships.


- The chance to combine high-level social science with an introduction to the main areas of biomedical knowledge and the implications for clinical practice.


- Taught by internationally renowned academics and clinicians with a strong focus on transdisciplinary education in key areas of health, disease and medicine.



Start date

27/09/2021

Tuitions and fees

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees Fee type
3 Years - full-time Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons) £9250 Home Fees


Qualifications required

  • IELTS (Academic) -- 7.0 overall with a minimum of 6.5 in each skill
  • PTE Academic -- 69 overall with a minimum of 62 in each skill
  • TOEFL (iBT) -- 100 overall with a minimum of 25 in writing and 23 in each of the other skills
  • Cambridge English Advanced -- 185 overall with a minimum of 176 in each skill
  • Cambridge English Proficiency -- 185 overall with a minimum of 176 in each skill
  • Trinity ISE -- Level III (ISEIII) with merit in each skill
  • Institution's Own Test -- Pass the King's Pre-Sessional English Language Programme with Band 7