BSc(Hons) Pharmaceutical Science with Regulatory Affairs (with Sandwich Year) BSc (Hons)

Kingston University

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    3 (Pharmacology & Pharmacy)
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    / 100
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    / 5.00
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    BSc (Hons)

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Course Summary

**Reasons to choose Kingston**– This course has been closely designed with the input of the Organisation for Professionals in Regulatory Affairs.– It is the only pharmaceutical science degree offered in the UK that includes a focus on the growing profession of regulatory affairs. Graduates from this degree will be highly sought-after by employers.– You’ll develop skills to prepare you for employment in the pharmaceutical industry and public sector, especially in the area of regulatory affairs.**About this course**This degree offers a broad understanding of the pharmaceutical industry and explores different sources of medicine, how they work in the body and how they can be formulated. You’ll gain practical scientific skills and up-to-date theoretical knowledge of pharmaceutical science and the regulation of medicines. There is a particular focus on public health and the safety, regulations and evaluation of new drugs. You’ll explore the profession of regulatory affairs and gain experience in producing legal applications for new drug licences.You may apply to transfer to an MPharm degree.Students are selected on the basis of academic performance in Year 1 and through interview. Transferis to Year 1 of the MPharm course.

Entry Requirements

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A level
  • A level
  • Scottish Higher
  • UCAS Tariff
  • Leaving Certificate - Higher Level (Ireland) (first awarded in 2017)
  • Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)
  • International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme
  • Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)
  • AS
  • Access to HE Diploma

Grades / Points



A-Level Chemistry with a minimum of a grade C and one other Science subject at A-Level required (can be Biology [preferred], Physics or Maths).Tariff points for AS levels completed but not carried forward to A2 level are included in points total.

Tuition Fees

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£9,250 per year

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About this University

Kingston University has an excellent record for teaching quality, aiming to develop potential, transform lives and improve the world around. Students have a choice of topics that reflect their interests and the demands of a modern workplace. Four teaching campuses are located in and around Kingston upon Thames, which is a lively, student-friendly riverside town just 30 minutes away by train from the capital.


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