Facilities for Students

There is a medical student common room (with free wifi), a shared kitchen facility (with a dedicated medical student area & fridge providing free tea/coffee and milk) and a medical student computer room at Gloucestershire Royal Hospital located on the 10th floor of Tower Block. There is also a medical student common room & computer room (with separate kitchen) in Cheltenham located in 2 College Lawn.

Computer Room and Common Room at CGH

There are dining rooms at both Gloucestershire Royal and Cheltenham General Hospitals located in the main hospital buildings.

Redwood Education Centre, Gloucester & Sandford Education Centre, Cheltenham both have their own dining rooms with food counter service for you to purchase sandwiches, snacks and drinks.


Student Social

The Undergraduate Department organise a social event twice each academic year for all medical students on placement in Gloucestershire (usually October and March) when we book a function room/skittle alley at a local public house in the evening for your use and provide hot snacks and refreshments. More details will be provided during your placement.

Both Gloucester and Cheltenham have excellent leisure facilities, with lots of things to do.

Gloucester Rugby Club
GL1 Leisure Centre
Gloucester Quays
Gloucestershire Cineworld and Cineworld Cheltenham
Everyman Theatre, Cheltenham