MSc — 2024 entry Pharmaceutical Sciences with Industrial Practice

Our Pharmaceutical Sciences with Industrial Practice MSc explores the life of medicine, from drug discovery to manufacture and quality control. This two-year programme enables you to study full-time for one year, followed spending some time working in industry with an organisation of your choice.

UK students: you can apply by 1 September 2024

Key course information

Typical offer
2:2 minimum
Start date
September 2024
Full-time (with placement)
2 years
UK fees
Overseas fees
Stag Hill

Why choose
this course?

On this course, you’ll be immersed in the development of world-class medicine, benefiting from hands-on learning in dedicated laboratory facilities. Throughout your studies, you’ll learn from industry experts to gain a comprehensive understanding of the developments and challenges of the global pharmaceutical industry.

Employability is at the core of this programme. At Surrey, you’ll develop specialist theoretical knowledge and exceptional laboratory skills that will prepare you for a successful career in industry or further study. On your year in industry, you’ll also benefit from professional training opportunities through our renowned network of 2300+ partner organisations.

95 per cent of the University of Surrey’s postgraduate students go on to work or further study*.

* Graduate Outcomes 2024, HESA

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