1 year
Study mode
Tuition fee (entire course)
Local students
USD 9,948
GBP 7,060
Foreign students
USD 21,800
GBP 15,470
Other costs
Other costs apply

About this course

This course is designed for graduates of chemistry, pharmacy and other related sciences who are contemplating a career in the pharmaceutical industry, academia, the NHS or with government agencies such as drug licensing authorities.

The programme provides a good background in basic pharmaceutical sciences followed by advanced training in drug discovery, drug product design, drug delivery, pharmacology, microbiology and regulatory processes. It also offers advanced practical experience and supervised training, together with an opportunity to undertake an in-depth research project as part of an active research group.

This course is suitable for both UK and non-UK graduates, and international students benefit from our excellent support networks.

Entry Requirements

Degree and/or experience:

  • first or upper second class honours degree in pharmacy, pharmaceutical sciences, chemistry and pharmaceutical chemistry, chemical engineering or a related subject. Equivalent overseas qualifications will be accepted.

English Language Requirement:

  • IELTS 6.5 overall, with no¬†component below 6.0.