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  • Qualification

    PhD/DPhil - Doctor of Philosophy

  • Location

    UCL (University College London)

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    27-SEP-21

  • Duration

    3 years

Course summary

Overview

Students work in several core research areas: understanding the underlying basis of challenging human diseases; identification of new drugs and drug targets; medicine development, leading to effective medicines with optimised delivery, and minimising effects; pharmacy practice and medicines management, specialising in the influence of human behaviour on medicine use

Careers

Recent PhD students have gone into research roles in the pharmaceutical industry and in universities in the UK and around the world. Others have found careers in regulatory affairs, the NHS or scientific publishing, drug licensing and clinical trial research.

Employability

Understanding the approach of industry to the complex process of discovering, developing, formulating and licensing a medicine provides students with an outlook and expertise valued by employers.

Application deadline

30/7/2021

Tuition fees

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£ 26,940per year

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University information

UCL (University College London)

  • University League Table

    10th

  • Campus address

    UCL (University College London), Gower Street, London, Camden, WC1E 6BT, England

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    7th out of 46

  • Entry standards

    / Max 222
    168 74%

    7th

    1
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    94 94%

    23rd

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.23 85%

    10th

    30

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