An honours degree (at least 2:2 or above) or equivalent in chemistry, chemical engineering, or a related discipline with a substantial chemical content (eg pharmaceutical science or biochemistry).
Months of entry
Course contentCourse has been designed for graduates in chemistry or closely related disciplines with the aim of providing advanced knowledge in modern synthetic chemistry together with related areas of significance in the drug design, discovery and development process. Graduates will be able to communicate effectively with colleagues from other scientific disciplines within an industrial environment. In addition the course places considerable emphasis on generic research skills such as the preparation of a research proposal followed by an extensive research project. Modules: Principles of pharmaceutical science; functional group chemistry and reactivity; research methods; medicinal chemistry and drug design; advanced synthetic chemistry; research project.
Information for international students
If English is not the first language a minimum IELTS score of 6.5 or equivalent is required.
Qualification and course duration
Course contact details
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