Entry requirements

MPhil

A 2:1 honours degree, or international equivalent, in a science or medicine related subject.

PhD

A 2:1 honours degree, or international equivalent. Further research experience or a master’s degree would be advantageous.

MD

A MBBS, or an equivalent medical degree.

Months of entry

September

Course content

We have scientists and clinicians working together on all aspects of pharmaceutical sciences and clinical pharmacy. This spans the fundamental understanding and concepts of drug action, the discovery of new drugs and development of medicines, the clinical management and rationale use of medicines, through to the professional role of the pharmacist in improving public health.

As a postgraduate research student studying for an MPhil or PhD, you will be based within the School of Pharmacy and a research institute in the Faculty of Medical Sciences relevant to your proposed research. Our research institutes are as follows:

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Information for international students

International students wishing to discuss these opportunities may contact:
Laura Mitford
International Student Recruitment Officer
Faculty of Medical Sciences
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 4841
Email: biomed-international-pg@ncl.ac.uk

Fees and funding

For further information on fees and funding, please see Programme information online.

Qualification and course duration

MPhil

full time
12 months
part time
24 months

PhD

full time
36 months
part time
72 months

MD

full time
24 months
part time
48 months

Course contact details

Name
Postgraduate Coordinator
Email
medpg-enquiries@ncl.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0) 191 208 7002