Taught course

Pharmaceutical Quality and Good Manufacturing Practice

University of Strathclyde · Strathclyde Institute of Pharmacy and Biomedical Sciences

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Entry requirements

You should hold a relevant degree in a pharmaceutical, biological or chemical discipline or equivalent.

You’re required to have attended and completed the required number of Qualified Person (QP) or QLP modules with NSF-DBA Ltd.

Months of entry


Course content

This part-time course enables suitably-qualified pharmaceutical industry employees to:

  • acquire the necessary knowledge base to submit themselves for nomination as a Qualified Person (QP)
  • develop relevant academic knowledge and skills at postgraduate level
  • develop research and investigative skills in the area of pharmaceutical quality and good manufacturing practice

The course is provided in a unique collaboration between:

  • Strathclyde Institute of Pharmacy and Biomedical Sciences (SIPBS)
  • NSF Health Sciences (formerly known as NSF-DBA and David Begg Associates (DBA))

NSF-Health Sciences are leading experts in the pharmaceutical and medical devices industries offering training, consultancy and auditing services.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc
    part time
    21 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Postgraduate Admissions Team
+44 (0)141 548 3623