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Undergraduate courses starting in 2022

Play a vital role in the discovery, development and testing of treatments to improve global health.

Pharmacologists study the effects of drugs on the body – where they act, what they do, and their mechanism of action. You’ll gain a thorough understanding of physiology at the molecular, tissue and whole-body level. Through our highly practical classes, you'll develop the necessary skills to prepare you for a career in research or pharmaceutical development.

As a pharmacology student at Bath, you’ll get to:

Find out more about studying Pharmacology at Bath by visiting our Pharmacology Virtual Experience page.



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‘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)