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Pharmaceutical Science, MSc/PGDip
Pharmaceutical Science, MSc/PGDip

Pharmaceutical Science, MSc/PGDip

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  • Level:Master's Degree
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Admission Requirements

Entry Requirement

English Requirement

IELTS 6.5 overall with minimum 5.5 in each skill

Course Information

Build your skills and knowledge within pharmaceutical research and manufacturing with a Master’s in Pharmaceutical Science.

This MSc Pharmaceutical Science course addresses the need for enhanced skills by employees within pharmaceutical research. The course provides in-depth theoretical knowledge and extensive laboratory skills, preparing you for work across multiple industries, including drug discovery and medicinal chemistry. You'll also be well-placed for product development, manufacturing, and quality control.

The main component is a major research project that runs throughout the academic year. This gives you the opportunity to work with modern research equipment and carry out unique research. The project work helps you develop enhance practical skills, analytical thinking, time management, communication skills and independence. The combined knowledge and experience in specialist areas will prepare you to support the future developments in pharmaceutical and related sciences.

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Year 1

Students are required to study the following compulsory modules.

  • Drug Discovery and Medicinal Chemistry (30 credits)

  • Colloids and Nanoparticles (15 credits)

  • Polymers and Structured Materials (15 credits)

  • Academic English for Postgraduates (Science)

  • Analytical Methods and QA/QC Principles (30 credits)

  • Modern Pharmaceutical Processing & Active Ingredient Delivery (30 credits)

  • Pharmaceutical and Formulation Science Research Project (60 credits)

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Career Opportunity

Career Opportunity

Pharmaceutical science graduates can pursue careers in the NHS, the pharmaceutical industry, or industries manufacturing other healthcare products.

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Overseas Student Health Cover

Insurance - Single: 300 (£) per year

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