Taught course

Medicinal Chemistry

Institution
Cardiff University · Cardiff School of Chemistry
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

We invite applications from graduates in chemistry or a related discipline, such as chemical engineering, pharmacy, pharmacology and biochemistry, with a first or second class UK Honours degree or equivalent.

Months of entry

September

Course content

The field of medicinal chemistry is becoming increasingly important as we continue to push the boundaries in the discovery of new drugs and applications in healthcare. This MSc in Medicinal Chemistry will allow you to specialise in this area and explore the wider context of drug discovery, business and healthcare.

On the course, you will develop the specific technical knowledge, understanding and laboratory skills needed to design drugs. You will also investigate the relationship between medicinal chemists and drug discovery companies with stakeholders such as patients, investors and governments.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

part time
36 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Course Enquiries
Email
chemistry@cardiff.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)29 2087 0759