2 years
Study mode
Tuition fee (entire course)
Local students
USD 14,881
GBP 10,560
Foreign students
USD 14,881
GBP 10,560
Other costs
Other costs apply

About this course

The Industrial Pharmaceutical Studies PGCert offers distance-learning training by which you can supplement an initial, relevant qualification to satisfy EU requirements for Qualified Person (QP) status.

A QP is responsible for the regulation of pharmaceuticals to ensure that they match industry standards in accordance with Eudralex, which governs the manufacture and trade of medicinal products.

If you are seeking QP status, you must have relevant practical experience additional to this course and arrange an oral examination with the relevant professional body.

Modules have been designed in cooperation with major pharmaceutical companies, and industrialists are associated with the detailed syllabus and operation of each module.

Entry Requirements

Degree and/or experience:

  • Degree in pharmacy, medicine, veterinary medicine, chemistry, pharmaceutical chemistry, technology, biology. Professional qualifications/experience. Equivalent qualification acceptable for membership of appropriate professional body.

English Language Requirement:

  • IELTS 6.5 overall and 6.0 in writing.