London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine

London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine

The London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine (informally the LSHTM) is a public research university on Keppel Street, Bloomsbury, Camden, the constituent college of the University of London that specialises in public health and tropical medicine. On successful completion of their studies, its students gain a University of London degree.  

The institution was founded in 1899 by Sir Patrick Manson, after a donation from the Indian Parsi philanthropist B.D. Petit. Since its foundation it has become one of the most highly placed institutions in global rankings in the fields of public health and infectious diseases.

Faculties 

  • Faculty of Epidemiology and Population Health 
  • Faculty of Infectious and Tropical Diseases 
  • Faculty of Public Health and Policy