A Truly International Medical School for Inspired Hong Kong StudentsOverseas-education | 30 Mar 2021
St. George’s University (SGU) has been providing the world with highly trained doctors for more than 40 years, and has an extensive international network of over 18,000 Doctor of Medicine (MD) alumni around the world. In addition to four-, five-, six-, and seven-year MD programs, the School of Medicine awards master’s degrees in public health, epidemiology, microbiology, and other sciences, as well as PhDs in many disciplines.
The School of Medicine is committed to student success within an international academic environment, and has outstanding international student success rates. In 2019, St. George’s University’s international students achieved a 97% first-time pass rate on the United States Medical Licensing Examination (USMLE) Step 1*. 92% of eligible non-US 2020 graduates who applied for US postgraduate position obtained one at the time of graduation**. It has nearly as many international students as all US medical schools combined.***, and its graduates have practiced in all 20 Top Hospitals in the US, as ranked in US News & World Report 2020-2021.
SGU has a large network of 70+ affiliated hospitals and health centers in the US and in the UK, and therefore all eligible students complete their clinical rotations in those two countries. SGU School of Medicine graduates have practiced in all 50 US states and more than 50 countries around the world.
Why choose SGU medical school?
- Welcome high school applicants for 5- to 7-year MD program and university graduates for 4-year MD program
- No medical entrance exams like MCAT or BMAT are required for international students
- Students can choose to start their MD program in the UK or Grenada
- 145 SGU doctors have been registered with the General Medical Council in the UK
- Student population: 77% US citizens and 23% non-US citizens (international)
- In Asia, SGU has produced 730 MD graduates, and 270+ students currently studying
Our August/ September intake is now open for application. If you are interested in learning more about how to become an MD student at SGU, come and join the upcoming zoom webinar on Wednesday, April 14th, at 8pm (Hong Kong Time)
For enquiries contact local representative for Greater China:
Mobile/ WeChat: +86 (185) 1016-2676
*Data as of September 2020. International students are non-US, non-Canadian students
**Data as of September 2020. International graduates are non-US citizens or permanent residents
***International student enrollment in US medical schools = 1,338; SGU international student enrollment = 1,184. These numbers do not include US citizens or permanent residents