Queen Mary University of London

Course Introduction

Students will gain a solid foundation in all key areas of biomedical sciences and an in'depth knowledge and understanding into the principles of therapeutics, drug design, target identification and validation. Students will gain an understanding into the many processes involved in drug development for therapeutic use. As the degree progresses they have the opportunity to specialise in particular areas of pharmacology and therapeutics (e.g cardiovascular pharmacology, neuropharmacology, endocrine pharmacology, immunopharmacology and gastrointestinal pharmacology). The commercial collaborations will expose students to the novel breakthrough therapies in areas including vaccines, oncology, cardiovascular, metabolic diseases, pain and neuroscience, inflammation and immunology as well as rare disorders. Students will also gain an awareness into issues faced by the pharmaceutical industry.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
3 years
Full Time
BSc (Hons) £28,200  Academic year. First year overseas fees
3 years
Full Time
BSc (Hons) £9,000  Academic year. First year home fees

Qualifications required:

  • SQA Higher
  • International Baccalaureate 35
  • GCE A-level ABB-AAB
  • SQA Advanced Higher AAB-AB
  • GCSE/SQA Standard Grade