Research course

Medicinal Chemistry

Institution
Cardiff University · Welsh School of Pharmacy
Qualifications
PhDMPhil

Entry requirements

For entry requirements, please see: http://www.cardiff.ac.uk/study/postgraduate/research/programmes/area/medicinal-chemistry

Months of entry

January, October, July, April

Course content

Programme Aims

To offer knowledge and expertise for a career in the pharmaceutical industry, academia or in primary/secondary care.

Special Features

  • The work involves close collaboration with virologists and biochemists throughout Europe, and USA.
  • The School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences has excellent facilities for the group. It has purchased a Bruker 500MHz NMR spectrometer, a Fisons Platform II Mass Spectrometer (set up for electrospray and APCI) and several Silicon Graphics workstations and extensive software including Sybyl, Macromodel, DOCK, GRID and Oxford Molecular Software. The synthetic chemistry laboratories have recently been refurbished and each researcher has their own fume hood.
  • There are excellent library facilities and computer links from all the laboratories allowing access to a wide range of databases.

Qualification and course duration

PhD

full time
36 months

MPhil

full time
24 months

Course contact details

Name
Postgraduate Enquiries
Email
postgradenquiries@cardiff.ac.uk