In addition to core chemistry units you take top-rated courses such as foundation biology, medicinal biochemistry and a number of courses on drug discovery and development from experts within chemistry and other Faculties.MChem Chemistry with Medicinal Chemistry programme offered at The University of Manchester is aimed at students with a strong interest in the biological aspects of chemistry. As well as traditional chemistry topics you will take courses that cover biochemistry, medicines and drug discovery, and the major disease areas. Some of these courses are taught by academics from the top-rated School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences while others are taught by industrialists from major pharmaceutical companies. For full details of all the courses see below.
Our Chemistry graduates are skilled in scientific methodology and are numerate, versatile and creative, making them attractive to employers from a range of sectors. Throughout the academic year, our Department runs an extensive programme of employability events to further enhance your employment prospects, most of which are open to all students from all years.
These events are run in collaboration with the University's award winning Careers Service , involving various alumni, employers and the Royal Society of Chemistry, and include numerous drop-in sessions held in the Chemistry Building. Depending on your degree, you may have additional specialist knowledge in analytical or medicinal chemistry, or a European language.
MChem Chemistry with Medicinal Chemistry is accredited by the Royal Society of Chemistry as satisfying the academic requirements for admission to Membership of the Royal Society of Chemistry (MRSC) and the award of CChem (Chartered Chemist) for graduates with a first or second class honours degree.
- Fundamentals of Biochemistry
- Introductory Chemistry
- Energy and Change
- Coordination Chemistry
- Reactivity and Mechanism
- Chemists' Toolkit
- Practical Chemistry
- Properties of Medicines
- 48 months
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DisciplinesChemistry Complementary & Alternative Medicine Genetics View 640 other Bachelors in Chemistry in United Kingdom
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- Grades A*AA in any order including chemistry and one other science or mathematics subject.
- Practical skills are a crucial part of science education and therefore there will be a requirement to pass the practical element of any science A Level taken.
- Where applicants are applying for science and related degrees, this is likely to be made explicit in the offers you will receive.
- AS level results are not considered as part of the standard admissions process at The University of Manchester.
International27000 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 27000 GBP per year during 48 months.
National9250 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 9250 GBP per year during 48 months.
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