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Pharmaceutical Science (PgCert/PgDip/MSc)


Robert Gordon University    School of Pharmacy and Life Sciences

Full time September PGCert, MSc, PGDip 1 year full-time

About the course

The Master’s course in Pharmaceutical Science from Robert Gordon University is designed to provide you with an in-depth understanding and offers a broad curriculum essential for a pharmaceutical scientist in the current and future job market. Jobs in this sector tend to require a broad skill set of chemistry, drug delivery and biomedical science.

The course is distinct from others, taught in our modern, well-equipped pharmaceutical laboratories. Modules include advanced pharmaceutical analysis and quality control; drug dosage form and design; pharmacology for drug design; advances in pharmaceutical science and drug discovery and design.

What You Will Study:

The course covers an array of subjects essential for a career in pharmaceutical science.

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Entry Requirements

Applicants normally hold a 2:2 undergraduate honours degree in a relevant science subject area.
Applicants with a lower degree classification and / or relevant work experience will be considered on a case by case basis.

ENGLISH LANGUAGE REQUIREMENTS
Applicants whose first language is not English should have an IELTS of 6.0 overall, with no component lower than 5.5, or an equivalent

INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS
International students who do not meet our direct entry requirements for this course can gain additional entry points through our International College at Robert Gordon University.

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Callum Chapman

I can see the MSc in Pharmaceutical Science being particularly useful for Pharmacists like myself who work in the sector that did not wish to practice in a community pharmacy.

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