Taught course

Drug Discovery and Development: Multidisciplinary Science for Next Generation Therapeutics

Institution
Imperial College London · Department of Chemistry
Qualifications
MRes

Entry requirements

Our minimum requirement is at least a 2:1 UK Honours degree in chemistry, pharmacy, physics, biochemistry, medicine or other appropriate subject.

Months of entry

October

Course content

This course will develop your expertise in multidisciplinary drug discovery research, and provide you with a deep understanding of the current global state of drug discovery.

This MRes programme is a one-year stand-alone course that will develop your expertise in multidisciplinary drug discovery research. It will also provide a deep understanding of the current global state of drug discovery together with radical insights into future directions from leaders in the field.

You will graduate from the course with a solid knowledge of the drug discovery process, from emerging technologies and drug target selection through to clinical trials and regulatory aspects.

You will also be challenged to develop your own ideas on how to focus academic and industrial research to meet the pressing challenges of drug discovery.

At its conclusion, you are expected to be ideally placed to apply your knowledge in industry or to undertake doctoral studies in multidisciplinary drug discovery.

Qualification and course duration

MRes

full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Dr Mike Ray
Email
michael.ray@imperial.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)20 7594 2678