University of East London

Course Introduction

The BSc Pharmaceutical Science is delivered by a highly experienced staff team. The programme provides transferable practical and academic training. You will be trained in operating state'of'art instruments including UV, IR, HPLC, LC'MS and GS'MS which are key instruments in Pharmaceutical sectors. The programme gives you the option of a sandwich year in which you can gain practical experience working in a laboratory to enhance your career opportunities. The programme offers excellent employment prospects giving you a wide range of options to suit your own particular interests and career aspirations.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
3 years
Full Time
BSc (Hons) £14,040  Academic year. First year overseas fees
3 years
Full Time
BSc (Hons) £9,000  Academic year. First year home fees
5 years
Part Time
BSc (Hons) £2,250  Module. First year home fees

Qualifications required:

  • International Baccalaureate 25
  • SQA Higher
  • GCE A-level BBC
  • BTEC National Diploma
  • SQA Advanced Higher
  • GCE AS-level
  • BTEC National Award
  • BTEC National Certificate (12 units)
  • GCSE/SQA Standard Grade
  • BTEC Level 3 Subsidiary Diploma
  • BTEC Level 3 Diploma
  • BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma
  • OCR National Certificate (6 Units)
  • OCR National Diploma (12 Units)
  • OCR National Extended Diploma (18 Units)
  • BTEC Level 3 National Certificate

Key Course Information

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81% Overall, I am satisfied with the quality of the course

The course is well organised and is running smoothly 84%
I have been able to access general IT resources when I needed to 100%
The library resources and services are good enough for my needs 100%

£21,000 Average salary 6 months after course has finished

55% Go on to work and/or study

In work 40
Studying 15
Studying and working 0
Unemployed 20
Unknown 25

32% Total study time lectures

Total Written: 40%

Total Coursework: 37%

Total Practical: 22%

£4,095 - £4,349
Typical cost of university accommodation

£3,536 - £4,784
Typical cost of private accommodation