The MSc programme is open to students who have obtained at least a Second Class Honours degree in a suitable subject, or a pass degree and three years' relevant work experience.
Months of entry
Course contentIn the first semester, lectures cover the fundamentals of pharmacology and neuroscience. In the second semester, selected areas of neuropharmacology are studied in depth, including receptor and behavioural pharmacology, drugs of abuse, drugs used to treat pain, and the development of drugs to treat the main CNS diseases (anxiety, schizophrenia, depression, epilepsy, Alzheimer's Disease, Parkinson's Disease, and stroke). A research project begins in May.
Qualification and course duration
Course contact details
- Dr John Kelly
- +353 91 493268