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  • Qualification

    MSc - Master of Science

  • Location

    Newcastle University

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    SEP

  • Duration

    12 months

Course summary

This course is for those with a chemical or pharmaceutical sciences background. It will prepare you for a career in the pharmaceutical industry or academia.

About this course

Our Drug Chemistry MSc gives you advanced training in modern organic and medicinal chemistry. It ranges from the conception to the production of novel drugs. You will study and experience the way modern small molecule medicine is developing.

You will gain hands-on experience of working within a medicinal chemistry team during your research project.

What you'll learn

You will gain knowledge in themes including:

drug design
metabolism
toxicology
synthetic organic chemistry

Your development

Specialist topics that are strengths of the University include:

bio-imaging
modern approaches to chemotherapy.

Tuition fees

Students living in United States
(international fees)

£ 24,300per year

Tuition fees shown are for indicative purposes and may vary. Please check with the institution for most up to date details.

University information

Newcastle University

  • University League Table

    37th

  • Campus address

    Newcastle University, King’s Gate, Newcastle upon Tyne, Northumberland, NE1 7RU, England

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    33rd out of 57 5

    14th out of 46 16

  • Entry standards

    / Max 240
    128 58%

    33rd

    3
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    80.0 80%

    31st

    14
  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.01 80%

    35th

    2
  • Entry standards

    / Max 222
    138 63%

    19th

    2
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    85.0 85%

    28th

    9
  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.12 82%

    16th

    11

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