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Pharmacy

University College London (UCL)

Ph. D. On Campus
36 months
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26160 GBP/year
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About

The UCL School of Pharmacy is a world-leading centre for pharmacy education and research in pharmacy and biomedical sciences.The Pharmacy programme is offered by University College London (UCL).

Overview

The School has maintained this status over decades, being recently ranked 8th in the world for Pharmacy in the QS worldwide rankings, and 3rd in the Top Student Cities.

The UCL School of Pharmacy is recognised as providing a world class research environment, being 100% 4 rated in the recent “Research Exercise Framework” (REF). The Pharmacy programme is offered by University College London (UCL).

Students work in several core research areas:

  • understanding the underlying basis of challenging human diseases
  • identification of new drugs and drug targets
  • medicine development, leading to effective medicines with optimised delivery, and minimising effects
  • pharmacy practice and medicines management, specialising in the influence of human behaviour on medicine use

Careers

Recent PhD students have gone into research roles in the pharmaceutical industry and in universities in the UK and around the world. Others have found careers in regulatory affairs, the NHS or scientific publishing, drug licensing and clinical trial research.

Employability

Understanding the approach of industry to the complex process of discovering, developing, formulating and licensing a medicine provides students with an outlook and expertise valued by employers.

Networking

The School attracts the leading figures in the field to our diverse programme of events, seminars, lectures, debates and conferences, focusing on critical issues in pharmacy, biomedical research and pharmaceutical industry.

Programme Structure

Research areas

  • Age-Related Medicines Development And Use
  • Drug Discovery And Therapeutic Target Identification
  • Fabrication And Synthetic Technologies For Advanced Drug Delivery
  • Medicine Use and Optimisation
  • Pharmacoepidemiology And Medication Safety
  • Translational Neuroscience

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 36 months
  • Part-time
    • 60 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
100
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.
69
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Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
Upper Second Class

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
100
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
7
Start practicing IELTS today!
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.
69
More about PTE Academic

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A UK taught Master’s degree, or a minimum of an upper second-class UK Bachelor’s degree in biochemistry, chemistry, microbiology pharmacy, pharmacology, or other relevant subject, or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    26160 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 26160 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.

Overseas: £13,130 (PT)

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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