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


Student in the laboratoryThis professionally accredited BSc degree includes an industrial placement year to boost your skills and employability.

It equips you with a thorough understanding of all the main areas of chemistry, alongside in-depth knowledge of those aspects of chemistry that are important to the pharmaceutical industry.

Your specialist medicinal chemistry topics include:

  • cancer chemotherapy
  • enzymology
  • toxicology

In Stage 3 you take a paid year in industry. It is a great opportunity for you to gain first-hand experience in the chemical sector and some host companies offer their placement students a job after they graduate.

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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