MSc Drug Discovery and Development

Duration: 1 year

Course details

This program covers advanced pharmaceutics, pharmaceutical analysis, drug design, pharmacology, and proteomics and pharmacogenomics courses. You will also develop skills in regulatory processes for medicine, in line with ICH guidelines. It is a direct response to employers’ search for postgraduate students who have a mix of theoretical and practical skills and who wish to push boundaries in drug development.
With this program you will assist to lectures, seminars, group tutorials as well as case study and practical assessment.

Classes you will attend

  • Advanced Pharmacology

  • Pharmacogenomics and Proteomics

  • Advanced Pharmaceutical Analysis

  • Advanced Drug Design

  • Advanced Pharmaceutics

Entry requirements

Minimum entry is a 2:2 Honours degree in pharmacology, pharmaceutical chemistry, pharmacy, biomedical science…

Career possibilities

Students graduated from the Drug Discovery and Development Master will progress to careers in the pharmaceutical, biotechnology Industry which includes research and product development.

You can expect to have these following positions after you graduate:

  • Pharmaceutical Analyser and Researcher
  • Clinical Researcher
  • Drug designer
  • Formulation and Product Development

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If you need more information, please contact us on 020 3302 7144 or on our CONTACT page to discuss your requirements.