First or good second class honours degree (or equivalent) in an appropriate 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, April, October
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.
Postgraduates students in our department have the opportunity to work in a stimulating environment on leading-edge projects ranging from fundamental aspects of drug discovery, action and development, to applied areas closer to healthcare delivery.
The research and generic skills training that comes with the award of a PhD from our department consistently opens the door to key positions in industry and academia, as well as a range of other professions.
Fees and funding
Qualification and course duration
Course contact details
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