B.Sc. On Campus

Pharmaceutical Chemistry

Shanghai University of Engineering Science

48 months
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We offer a bachelor degree in Pharmaceutical Chemistry at Shanghai University of Engineering Science. Features: guided by social development and social needs and based on chemistry, pharmacy and biology, this Major covers the basic knowledge, basic theory and basic experimental skills of pharmaceutical disciplines. 


Students in the Pharmaceutical Chemistry at Shanghai University of Engineering Science are taught to: master the knowledge related to commonly-used drugs synthesis principle, rules of changes concerning physical and chemical properties, and the relationship between metabolism and pharmacological effects; are familiar with the chemical structure, physical and chemical properties of drugs and the relationship between in vivo metabolism and pharmacological effects; are familiar with the basic research methods of new drugs and the development direction of modern drug so as to provide a physical and chemical basis for effective and rational use of chemical pharmaceuticals.

Graduates have a grasp of the knowledge related to pharmaceutical chemistry, biology and foundation medicine and can engage in new drug research and development, chemical synthesis and production technology and other related work.

Employment Orientation: 

  • graduates have a wide range of employment options; they can work in pharmaceutical industry, chemical and pharmaceutical industry, drug research and design units and institutions of higher learning and other departments; 
  • they can also take on technical and management work in enterprises of health care products, food, pesticides, cosmetics and other institutions.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Organic Chemistry
  • Physical Chemistry
  • Analytical Chemistry
  • Biochemistry
  • Microbiology
  • Medicinal Chemistry

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines




On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Full-time universities' academic year in China normally contains two semesters, Spring semester and Autumn semester,except for a few ones implementing 3-semester system. 
  • The first semester starts on autumn of each year, requiring fully submission of materials between late February and late July of that year; and the second starts on spring, receivingmaterials between late October and late January starting from the previous year to the current year. 
  • But the dates are generally set, hence, it is important to figure out every university’s specific application deadline for each semester,and when it comes to those universities of 3-semester system, it becomes more significant.

Tuition Fee

Living costs for Shanghai

5481 - 10133 CNY /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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Pharmaceutical Chemistry
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