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Pharmaceutical Sciences BSc (Hons)

University of Nottingham

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Course options

  • Qualification

    Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons)

  • Location

    University Park Campus

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date


  • Duration

    3 Years

Course summary

The University of Nottingham is ranked 7th in the world for Pharmacy (QS World University Rankings by Subject 2020). You will gain an expert understanding of the discovery and design of medicines.This course brings together the sciences of biology, pharmaceutics, chemistry, and biochemistry. This gives you a full and advanced knowledge in the field of pharmaceutical sciences. Topics you will study include:- using organic chemistry in drug design and discovery- using physical chemistry to understand the properties of drugs and medicines- designing and formulating medicines- understanding disease and drug action through biology and pharmacologyYou will be taught by experts in their field who use their own research to support their teaching. You'll also learn about regulations, patenting, and business skills in a national and global context. We provide as much practical learning as possible. We even have our own demo pharmacy to develop your real-world skills.

Application deadline

15 January

Tuition fees

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£ 25,000per year

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Entry requirements

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A level : AAB

Including Chemistry and at least one further science A level from Biology, Maths or Physics; the third subject can be chosen from a wide range of subjects, but General Studies and Critical Thinking are not accepted.A pass in the practical element is required for this qualification if assessed separately.


University information

University of Nottingham

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  • Campus address

    University of Nottingham, University Park, Nottingham, Nottingham, NG7 2RD, England

The university offers a range of scholarships specifically for international applicants studying at any level.
A large number of courses at the university include a placement or work experience element, ensuring that students receive first-hand professional experience.
In September every year, the university runs a free welcome programme for new international students from outside the EU joining the University of Nottingham.

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    9th out of 46 5

  • Entry standards

    / Max 222
    148 65%


  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    99 99%


  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.16 83%



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