Chemistry with Medicinal Chemistry (with Industrial Training Year) BSc Honours
UCAS Code: F122 (4 Years)


Student in the laboratory

This professionally accredited degree provides you with a thorough understanding of all the main areas of chemistry, combined with in-depth knowledge of the aspects of chemistry that are important to the pharmaceutical industry.

In Stage 3 you take a year in industry, increasing your employability after graduation. You will:

  • gain experience of working in the sector
  • develop your practical skills
  • make industry contacts to help your career development

Your specialist medicinal chemistry topics include:

  • the principles of drug design
  • enzyme chemistry
  • toxicology
  • chemotherapy

We have some of the highest specification teaching laboratories in the country and our research-active staff mean you’ll study at the cutting edge of this life-changing field. 

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