Taught course

Pharmaceutical and Analytical Science

Institution
University of Huddersfield · Department of Chemical Sciences
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

A minimum of a lower second class honours degree in Chemistry, Biology or Pharmacy or a related subject.

Months of entry

September

Course content

Competent Pharmaceutical and Analytical Scientists are presently in demand in the pharmaceutical and related industries. This course has been designed with input from Pharmacists and Pharmaceutical Scientists with a wide range of industrial and research experience. Pharmaceutical analysis involves the testing of drug substances and the formulation of pharmaceutical drugs as they are utilized. This course will provide you with a comprehensive overview of the most recent technological developments and applications in Pharmaceutical and Analytical Science. The different methods of drug formulation currently being used, and being developed, are described alongside the instrumental techniques which can be used in the analysis of drug components. The modules are taught by enthusiasts who are experts in their fields. The course is two thirds taught material and one third project.

Fees and funding

In 2018/19 the part-time tuition fee for UK and EU postgraduate students on this course will be £625 per 15 credit module and £1,250 per 30 credit module. To confirm how many credits you will take please contact the course team. Tuition fees will cover the cost of your study at the University as well as charges for registration, tuition, supervision and examinations. For more information about funding, fees and finance for UK/EU students, including what your tuition fee covers, please see Fees and Finance. Please note that tuition fees for subsequent years of study may rise in line with inflation (RPI-X). If you are an international student coming to study at the University of Huddersfield, please visit the International Fees and Finance pages for full details of tuition fees and support available. Please email the Student Finance Office or call 01484 472210 for more information about fees and finance.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

part time
24 - 36 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Admissions Assistant (S431/S436)
Email
saspostgradadmissions@hud.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0) 1484 473867