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Clinical Pharmacology, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 36 months
University rank #501 (ARWU) London, United Kingdom
Clinical pharmacology is the study of all aspects of drugs as they relate to humans. The BSc Clinical Pharmacology from St George's, University of London in clinical pharmacology is designed to provide you with a broad understanding of how drugs are developed, from discovery of molecules to treatment of patients.
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The Clinical Pharmacology programme from St George's, University of London will equip you with the knowledge and skills to enter a career in the life sciences, working in industry, academia or healthcare particularly in the development of new medicines.


  • Exciting learning environment where science meets healthcare on a campus shared between the university and one of the UK’s largest teaching hospitals.

  • Course designed with the advice of employers that will prepare you for the world of work.

  • Learn about new cutting-edge treatments such as biological drugs, nanotechnology and gene therapy.

  • Hands-on experience and develop a skills portfolio to demonstrate your capabilities.

  • Regular teaching from award-winning lecturers.


The St George’s BSc in Clinical Pharmacology has been designed with the specific aim of creating graduates who are ready for work or more advanced study in the life sciences, particularly in areas relating to the development and/or use of medicines.

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Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 36 months
  • Credits
    360 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Fundamentals of science

  • Pharmacokinetics

  • Pharmacodynamics

  • Drug development and clinical trials

  • Drugs in healthcare

  • Statistics

English Language Requirements

You need the following IELTS score:

  • Minimum required score:


    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

General Requirements

  • GCSEs Grades: Grade 6 / B or above in a minimum of five subjects. Subjects: Five subjects which must include English Language and Maths with Biology and Chemistry. Alternatively, we will accept double award Science.
  • A LEVELS Grades: ABB Subjects: Three subjects, including Biology or Chemistry. General Studies and level 3 Key Skills are not accepted. 
  • International Baccalaureate  Full Award Diploma Scores: Overall score of 34 Subjects: 16 points at Higher Level including both Biology and Chemistry, with a minimum of 5 in one and 6 in the other. At Standard Level, a minimum score of 5 must be in Maths (or Maths Studies) and English Language if you have not achieved GCSE / IGCSE Maths and English at grade 6 / B.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    18000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 18000 EUR per year and a duration of 36 months.
  • EU/EEA

    9250 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9250 EUR per year and a duration of 36 months.
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Living costs for London

  • 1137 - 2160 GBP/month
    Living Costs

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