Research course

Pharmacy (Pharmacology and Physiology)

Institution
University of Kent · Medway School of Pharmacy
Qualifications
MPhilPhD

Entry requirements

A first or 2.1 honours degree in an appropriate subject, or taught Master’s. Potential applicants with non-standard qualifications but significant experience should contact the School’s Director of Graduate Studies.

All applicants are considered on an individual basis and additional qualifications, and professional qualifications and experience will also be taken into account when considering applications.

Months of entry

September

Course content

Our research programme in Pharmacy gives you the integrated, broad-based research training needed to exploit current advances in pharmaceutical and biological sciences and pharmacy practice.

Within the school we have a number of home, EU and international postgraduate students who are undertaking doctoral research degrees. Graduates who obtain their PhD from Kent or Greenwich are highly sought after by prospective employers, both within the UK and overseas.

Destinations for doctoral graduates include university academic departments, research institutes and leading pharmaceutical and biotechnological companies.

Department specialisms

The Medway School of Pharmacy houses strong and vibrant research groups that span a range of pharmacy-related areas. Staff have a wealth of research experience, and UK and international links with both industry and academic institutions.

Information for international students

For detailed information see our English language requirements web pages.

Please note that if you are required to meet an English language condition, we offer a number of pre-sessional courses in English for Academic Purposes through Kent International Pathways.

Fees and funding

Please see our funding pages for the most current information.

Qualification and course duration

MPhil

part time
36 months
full time
24 months

PhD

part time
60 months
full time
36 months

Course contact details

Name
Medway School of Pharmacy
Email
pgtpharmadmin@kent.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0) 1634 202935