Taught course

Pharmaceutical Engineering

University of Sheffield · Department of Chemical and Process Engineering

Entry requirements

A good honours degree in science, technology and engineering.

Months of entry


Course content

This programme has been developed taking into consideration the requirements of the global pharmaceutical industry. You will learn about:

  • the science and application of products
  • oral drug delivery
  • the production of medicines and new technologies

You will gain hands-on experience with high-value formulated products using our industrial-scale continuous powder pressing plant.

At Sheffield you'll be taught by the very best. The department works closely with some of the world's major pharmaceutical companies. Graduates of this course will be highly sought after in the global pharma market.

Information for international students

Overall IELTS score of 6.5 with a minimum of 6.0 in each component, or equivalent.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Postgraduate admissions