Pharmacy and pharmacology

Undergraduate courses starting in 2019

Pharmacy and pharmacology involve the study of how medicines affect physiological systems. Pharmacy will also include the clinical skills required to distribute medicines to patients.

Train to be a high quality, innovative and independent research scientist or pharmacist. You’ll develop your knowledge and skills base in core sciences and subject-specific areas. Graduates can play a major role in healthcare teams as pharmacists or pursue a career in drug discovery and medicines optimisation.


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100% student satisfaction rate for MPharmacol Pharmacology including placement year in the National Student Survey 2017

Jasmine Sim
‘I like the course because there is a focus on lab work and I get placement opportunities at top companies. I've gained a deeper understanding of the drug discovery pipeline and how medicines work.’
Jasmine Sim MPharmacol Pharmacology (2019)