Research course

Pharmacy Practice and Clinical Pharmacy

Cardiff University · Welsh School of Pharmacy

Entry requirements

Suitable for graduates in Pharmacy, Biosciences, Chemistry, and related disciplines.

Months of entry

January, October, July, April

Course content

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

Research in the Cardiff School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences currently encompasses aspects of all facets of the study of drugs, including: the discovery of new potential drug entities, using synthetic chemistry; formulation of drugs to achieve targeted responses; pharmacological studies of mechanisms of drug action; as well as researching elements of current medical and pharmaceutical practice.

Information for international students

A 1st or upper 2nd class UK Honours degree or equivalent is required. British/EU students must hold minimum of GCSE / 'O-level' English Language or equivalent (contact School for details). Overseas students should normally have achieved 6.5 in IELTS.

Qualification and course duration


full time
36 months


full time
12 months

Course contact details

Mrs Wendy Davies
+44 (0)29 2087 6419