Research course

Pharmacy

Institution
Newcastle University · Faculty of Medical Sciences
Qualifications
MPhilPhDMD

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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.

Our research areas

As a postgraduate research student studying for an MPhil or PhD, you will be based within the School of Pharmacy If your research involves clinical components there may be a partnership with the NHS.

The School of Pharmacy's focus is on multidisciplinary translational research, work that is relevant to real life.

Information for international students

International students wishing to discuss these opportunities may contact:
Andrea Wadham
International Recruitment Manager
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, course duration and attendance options

  • MPhil
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    part time
    24 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
  • PhD
    full time
    36 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    part time
    72 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
  • MD
    full time
    24 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    part time
    48 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

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