Taught course

Pharmaceutical Science

Institution
Robert Gordon University · School of Pharmacy and Life Sciences
Qualifications
MSc

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Entry requirements

  • Applicants normally hold a 2:2 undergraduate honours degree in a relevant science subject area.
  • Applicants with a lower degree classification and / or relevant work experience will be considered on a case by case basis.

Months of entry

September

Course content

This one-year Master’s course is designed to provide you with an in-depth understanding of Pharmaceutical Science. Jobs in this sector tend to require a broad skill set of chemistry, drug delivery and biomedical science.

This course is distinct from others, taught in our modern, well-equipped pharmaceutical laboratories, it offers a broad curriculum essential for the pharmaceutical scientist in the current and future job market. Modules include advanced pharmaceutical analysis and quality control; drug dosage form and design; pharmacology for drug design; advances in pharmaceutical science and drug discovery and design.

Information for international students

Applicants whose first language is not English should have an IELTS of 6.0 overall, with no component lower than 5.5, or an equivalent. Find out more about English language requirements on the RGU website.

Fees and funding

UK students
£8,120
International students
£12,590

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Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Name
Postgraduate Admissions
Email
admissions@rgu.ac.uk
Phone
44 (0) 1224 262728