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Pharmaceutical Sciences (MRes)

Course Description

Why this course?

The MRes is a research-based Masters degree that offers specialised training in specific areas.

The difference between the MRes and an MSc is that you'll spend more time on a lab-based project, and the final assessment (a thesis) and final award is closer to that for a PhD.

This degree is delivered by the Strathclyde Institute of Pharmacy & Biomedical Sciences and offers a vibrant research environment for postgraduate training.

The taught part of your degree will increase your understanding of general scientific skills like statistics, ethics, and effective communication, while also increasing your knowledge in your specific subject through lectures and workshops.

You'll then move on to work on your project in an active research laboratory with a Principal Investigator and, potentially, with post-doctoral fellows and other postgraduate students.

This is an excellent way to find out about what a career in science is really like.

You'll also develop vital technique and project management skills that will prove highly attractive to future employers.

See the website https://www.strath.ac.uk/courses/postgraduatetaught/mrespharmaceuticalsciences/

What you'll study

You can study an MRes in the following areas:
- Drug Delivery Systems
- Drug Discovery
- Toxicology

Pre-Masters preparation course

The Pre-Masters Programme is a preparation course for international students (non EU/UK) who do not meet the entry requirements for a Masters degree at University of Strathclyde. The Pre-Masters programme provides progression to a number of degree options.

To find out more about the courses and opportunities on offer visit isc.strath.ac.uk or call today on +44 (0) 1273 339333 and discuss your education future. You can also complete the online application form. To ask a question please fill in the enquiry form and talk to one of our multi-lingual Student Enrolment Advisers today.


This MRes is ideally suited for:
- Graduates looking to gain experience in practical laboratory techniques attractive to employers
- Graduates seeking to make the transition from taught material to laboratory research in preparation for future PhD training

Visit the Pharmaceutical Sciences (MRes) page on the University of Strathclyde website for more details!

Entry Requirements

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Course Fees

2015/16: Scotland/EU £3,996; Rest of UK £3,996; International £15,900

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