UCL (University College London)

Course Introduction

This programme was introduced in direct response to the requirements of the pharmaceutical industry for highly skilled formulation scientists capable of taking promising new drug candidates and developing them into world'class medicines. Graduates of this programme are highly competitive in the global jobs market.

Course Modules

Core modules: overcoming biological barriers; methods of analysis; options: clinical pharmaceutics; biopharmaceuticals; nanomedicines and targeted drug delivery; intelligent design of medicines.

Course Additional Entry

A 2nd Class UK Honours degree or higher in pharmacy, pharmaceutical science, physical science, chemistry, chemical engineering, materials science, biotechnology, pharmaceutics or a related field in the life or physical sciences, or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard is required.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
1 year
Full Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £23,020  Academic year. First year overseas fees
1 year
Full Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £11,670  Academic year. First year home fees