Taught course

Pharmaceutical Science (with Management Studies)

Institution
Kingston University · Pharmacy and Chemistry
Qualifications
MScMSc with Placement

Entry requirements

A good honours degree in chemistry, pharmacy, pharmaceutical science, pharmacology, biological science or biomedical science. Other chemistry or medical science degrees will be considered on an individual basis. All applicants will be expected to pass all mathematics modules within their first degree and should demonstrate suffice competency in biology and chemistry.

Applicants with alternative qualifications will also need appropriate experience (in healthcare, the pharmaceutical industry or a regulatory body, for example).

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

This course will develop your knowledge of the design, development, analysis and production of medicines, the drug industry and regulatory affairs. It is particularly suitable if you are keen to enter employment in areas such as pharmaceutical marketing, formulation, regulatory affairs, process development, medical statistics and clinical trial organisations. You can choose to combine your studies with training in the fundamentals of management theory (option available only for September intake), which is especially suitable to those interested in taking up management positions in relevant organisations.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
12 months

MSc with Placement

full time
24 months

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