Entry requirements

First or second class honours degree (or equivalent) in a relevant subject. Or lower qualification with extended and responsible experience in a relevant field in industry, teaching or government establishment, or in some branch of medicine or medical science, together with authorship of scientific or medical papers.

Months of entry

January, October, April

Course content

Research in pharmaceutical and pharmacological sciences touches all aspects of the design and use of drugs and medicines.

These include drug discovery, formulation and delivery, neuroscience, regenerative medicine, immunology, infection and immunity, pharmacoepidemiology and pharmacy practice.

Study in these areas provides the chance to experience cutting edge research that is directly relevant to some of today’s major challenges in healthcare and the pharmaceutical industry.

For further information on the programme, along with guidance on how to apply, please visit the programme webpage at:

http://www.bath.ac.uk/science/graduate-school/research-programmes/phd-pharmacy-pharmacology/

Information for international students

Language requirement: IELTS 6.5 (at least 6.0 in each of the four components) or equivalent.  Applicants narrowly missing this requirement may be eligible for a pre-sessional English course or a combined offer (to include a pre-sessional English course and master’s degree).  To find out more please visit: http://www.bath.ac.uk/asc/for-future-students/index.html

Fees and funding

UK students
For the most up-to-date information about fees check the relevant fee schedule on our Study page: http://www.bath.ac.uk/study/pg/fees/
International students
For the most up-to-date information about fees check the relevant fee schedule on our Study page: http://www.bath.ac.uk/study/pg/fees/

Each year we have a range of scholarships available for both home and international students undertaking postgraduate study with the Faculty of Science. Details can be found at:

http://www.bath.ac.uk/science/graduate-school/research-programmes/funding/

Qualification and course duration

PhD

full time
24-48 months
part time
36-72 months

Course contact details

Name
Faculty of Science Graduate School
Email
fsci-pgadmissions@bath.ac.uk
Phone
01225 383410