Taught course

Pharmaceutical and Analytical Science

University of Huddersfield · School of Applied Sciences

Entry requirements

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

Months of entry


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.

Qualification and course duration


part time
36 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

Admissions Assistant (S431/S436)
01484 473867