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MPhil/PhD On Campus

Pharmacy

University College London (UCL)

36 months
Duration
27750 GBP/year
5690 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

More details
  • The programme may remain open if places are still available after 31 March 2022 and will be closed as soon as it is full or by 30 June 2022.

Credits

360 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

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

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  • International

    27750 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 27750 GBP per year during 36 months.
  • National

    5690 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5690 GBP per year during 36 months.

Part-time:

  • UK: £2,845
  • International: £13,930

Living costs for London

1137 - 2157 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

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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Pharmacy
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