Taught course

Cancer Drug Discovery

Institution
University of Bradford · Institute of Cancer Therapeutics
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

A 2:2 or above in a scientific discipline in chemical or biological sciences.

Applications are also welcome from candidates with non-standard qualifications who have significant relevant experience; each case will be considered on its merits.

Months of entry

September

Course content

Exciting new opportunities for chemical intervention in disease have emerged based on a greater understanding of the molecular aspects of disease progression. Drug discovery combines the expertise of medicinal chemists required in translating the understanding of the molecular aspects of disease progression to the identification of suitable chemical entities, and the process of optimisation that ultimately leads to the discovery of new medicines.

This exciting course run by the Institute of Cancer Therapeutics is designed to provide students with a 'state-of-the-art' education in modern drug discovery, which meets the demand of employers in the pharmaceutical industry.

Opportunities to learn the latest innovations in drug discovery are provided, including computer-aided drug design and techniques in parallel synthesis, as well as electronic data management.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Postgraduate Admissions
Email
admissions@bradford.ac.uk