36 months
Duration
17900 GBP/year
9250 GBP/year
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About

 This Chemistry with Medicinal Chemistry (Hons) course from Keele University prepares you to help solve problems at the intersection of chemistry, biochemistry, molecular biology and pharmacology. 

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Overview

The goal of medicinal chemistry is to support the search for new drugs to treat conditions such as heart disease, obesity and cancer. You’ll work in well-equipped laboratories and be taught by a team of engaging academics.

Practical chemistry is taught in our teaching laboratories and staff have direct experience of working in pharmaceutical companies and can therefore challenge you to develop the rigorous and demanding scientific approach that the industry expects. You’ll develop essential skills for employment, such as problem solving, presentation and communication.

The chemistry courses at Keele provide an innovative curriculum and high quality teaching. In your final year you will undertake a research project and learn how to conduct effective independent research. 

Jobs that a graduate of this Chemistry with Medicinal Chemistry (Hons) course from Keele University  could go on to do:

  • Research Scientist
  • Clinical Biochemist
  • Forensic Scientist
  • Toxicologist
  • Clinical Research Associate
  • Analytical Chemist
  • HE Lecturer
  • Operational Researcher
  • Chemical Engineer
  • Pharmacologist

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Molecular Chemistry and Reactions
  • Physical and Structural Chemistry
  • Principles of Drug Design
  • Spectroscopy and Molecular Structure
  • Spectroscopy and Advanced Analysis

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

360 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

A Level Requirements

  • A Level requirement BBC
  • A level Chemistry at grade B or above.
  • A Pass in the Chemistry Science Practical is required.

GCSE Requirements

  • Maths at C (or 4)
  • English at C (or 4)

BTEC

  • BTEC requirements DDM

International Baccalaureat

  • 30 points to include Higher Level Chemistry at 6 or above.

Access to HE Diploma Requirements

  • Obtain Access to Higher Education Diploma with 112 UCAS Tariff points including a minimum of 30 Level 3 credits at Distinction in Chemistry related units. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    17900 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 17900 GBP per year during 36 months.
  • National

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9250 GBP per year during 36 months.

Living costs for Keele

660 - 1140 GBP /month
Living costs

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

Funding

The following scholarships may be targeted at specific countries, subjects and talent areas. In some cases you may be required to make an independent application, for others the scholarship will be awarded automatically.

  • KEELE INTERNATIONAL EXCELLENCE SCHOLARSHIP (UG)

£2,500 per year for students exceeding published entry requirements.

  • DEVELOPING COUNTRIES SCHOLARSHIP (UG)

£1,000 per year for students who are nationals of the least developed, low and lower middle income countries (as defined by the World Bank).

  • US FEDERAL STUDENT LOANS

Keele University is certified to award Federal Stafford and PLUS loans. Federal Direct Loans are provided by the US government.

  • ARTICLE 26 ASYLUM SEEKER BURSARY

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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