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Pharmacology

Undergraduate courses starting in 2021

Explore the effects of drugs on the body and learn how to develop effective and safe medicines.

Pharmacologists and pharmaceutical scientists play a vital role in the discovery, development and testing of treatments for a wide range of diseases, from headaches and allergies to cancer, arthritis and dementia.

You'll develop a broad knowledge and skills base with input from industry experts, in preparation for a career as a research scientist or in pharmaceutical development.

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Rankings

The awards, accolades and league table rankings for this subject.


Top 10

Top 10 for pharmacy and pharmacology in The Times and The Sunday Times Good University Guide 2020

Top 10

Joint 10th for student experience for pharmacy and pharmacology in The Times and The Sunday Times good University Guide 2020.

‘It's a very small course, so we get to know our lecturers very well. It's really helped me grow my confidence to move on from university.’
Maddy Parker MPharmacol Pharmacology (2018)