Research course

Drug Delivery and Microbiology

Institution
Cardiff University · Welsh School of Pharmacy
Qualifications
PhDMPhil

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Entry requirements

For entry requirements for this course, please visit: https://www.cardiff.ac.uk/study/postgraduate/research/programmes/programme/pharmacy

Months of entry

January, April, July, October

Course content

Drug Delivery and Microbiology is a research area within which you can focus your studies as part of our suite of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences research programmes (MPhil, MD, PhD).

The aims of this programme are:

  • Understanding the nature of biological barriers and developing advanced systems to improve the delivery of therapeutics.
  • Understanding microbial survival strategies, microbial contamination of pharmaceutical products, control of microbial infection in healthcare environments.

Distinctive features:

  • Imaging and cytometry facilities
  • Containment laboratories and suites for prokaryote and eukaryote investigations
  • Cell and molecular biology resources
  • A dedicated ultra centrifuge suite, advanced chromatographic equipment
  • Polymer chemistry equipment for synthesis and characterisation
  • A GMP suite for clinical trial formulations

Information for international students

With over 8,500 international students from more than 130 countries, you will be joining a diverse and inspiring academic community.

For further information about our English language requirements, please visit https://www.cardiff.ac.uk/study/international/english-language-requirements

Fees and funding

For information about fees and funding, please visit: https://www.cardiff.ac.uk/study/postgraduate/research/programmes/area/drug-delivery-and-microbiology

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • PhD
    full time
    36 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
  • MPhil
    full time
    24 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Name
Postgraduate Enquiries
Email
postgradenquiries@cardiff.ac.uk