Taught course

Pharmaceutical Manufacture and Quality Control

Institution
Liverpool John Moores University · Faculty of Science
Qualifications
MScPGCertPGDip

Entry requirements

You will need:
  • a minimum 2:2 honours degree in a chemical, biological or related science
or
  • appropriate, significant industry experience - please refer to Admissions for further details
Additional Information
  • IELTS score of 6.5 with a minimum of 6.0 in each category.
  • Pearson requirements 58-64 (minimum 51 in each component for UKVI Purposes)
  • RPL is accepted on this course
  • If you have applied to study a full-time taught Masters, MRes, MPhil or PhD at LJMU, you should check if you require an Academic Technology Approval Scheme or ATAS certificate. Contact LJMU’s International Admissions Team for guidance
If you have any specific queries, please contact scspgt@ljmu.ac.uk

Months of entry

September

Course content

LJMU's Pharmaceutical Manufacture and Quality Control MSc invites you to carry out novel research and gain hands-on laboratory experience.
  • Explore the drug development and quality control aspects of the pharmaceutical industry as you study to become a qualified pharmaceutical scientist
  • Aimed at chemists with a passion for drug creation and industrialists interested in moving newly developed drugs into the mass manufacturing arena
  • Gain hands-on experience in relevant laboratory techniques with a 12 week research project
  • Benefit from LJMU's £12 million laboratory investment
  • Enjoy excellent graduate employment prospects
Developed in association with industry leaders, this specialist course promotes a critical awareness of the most recent advances in the field of Pharmaceutical Manufacture and Quality Control.

The programme is one of two new Masters courses offered by the School of Pharmacy and Biomolecular Sciences. Pharmaceutical Manufacture and Quality Control targets industrialists interested in moving newly developed drugs into the mass manufacturing arena. Drug Discovery and Design is aimed at molecular chemists with a passion for drug creation and offers an integrated, stimulating and challenging programme of study, informed by contemporary research and responsive to the changing nature of the pharmaceutical industry.

Information for international students

Please note: All international qualifications are subject to a qualification equivalency check via NARIC.

Contact LJMU's International Admissions Team for guidance on visa information. Further information is also available from our international web pages.

Fees and funding

Please see the course page for more information.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
12 months

PGCert

full time
12 months

PGDip

full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Course Enquiries
Email
courses@ljmu.ac.uk
Phone
0151 231 5090