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Chemistry with Medicinal Chemistry

The University of Manchester

48 months
Duration
25500 GBP/year
9250 GBP/year
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About

Chemistry with Medicinal Chemistry programme offered at The University of Manchester is a highly flexible degree programme covering a wide range of courses taught by chemists, pharmacists, biologists and industrial medicinal chemists. It provides a strong foundation in core chemistry, supplemented by specialist knowledge of medicinal chemistry.

Overview

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. 

Career opportunities

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.

Accreditation

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.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Fundamentals of Biochemistry
  • Introductory Chemistry
  • Energy and Change
  • Coordination Chemistry
  • Reactivity and Mechanism
  • Chemists' Toolkit
  • Practical Chemistry
  • Properties of Medicines

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

480 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

A-level

  • 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
  • AS level results are not considered as part of the standard admissions process at The University of Manchester.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    25500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 25500 GBP per year during 48 months.
  • National

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9250 GBP per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Manchester

645 - 1197 GBP /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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