Bachelor On Campus

Medicinal and Biological Chemistry

University of Nottingham

48 months
26500 GBP/year
9250 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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Chemistry contributes directly to our everyday lives, from the food we eat and the medicines we take, to the environment in which we live. University of Nottingham offers the Medicinal and Biological Chemistry programme.


Key facts

University of Nottingham's integrated Medicinal and Biological Chemistry undergraduate masters course includes a major research project in the fourth year.

You'll explore the interplay between chemistry and biology and develop a specialist understanding of the two subjects. Modules on spectroscopy and molecular structure will teach you the key elements in this field. You'll also study tailored interdisciplinary modules such as Medicinal Chemistry and Human Physiology.

Our students go onto work in a variety of industries including chemistry, physics and pharmaceutics.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Structure, Periodicity and Coordination Chemistry
  • Spectroscopy, Energy and Bonding in Chemistry
  • Organic Molecules and their Reactivity
  • Foundation Laboratory Work
  • Chemistry Study Skills
  • Calculations in Chemistry
  • Human Physiology

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
    • The final deadline is 30 June. However, as admission to our courses is competitive, students should aim to apply by 26 January if possible.


480 alternative credits



On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • IB score 38-36 (6 in maths at Higher Level or 7 at Standard Level; plus preferably Physics at Higher or Standard Level) excluding Maths Studies. We accept the following IB Mathematics courses; Mathematics: Analysis and Approaches - 6 at Higher Level or 7 at Standard Level, and Mathematics: Applications and Interpretation – 6 at Higher Level only.
  • IELTS 6.0 (no less than 5.5 in any element)
  • High school qualifications Check our country-specific information for guidance on qualifications from your country
  • A level offer A*AA-AAA. Maths is essential and physics is highly preferred; excluding General Studies, Critical Thinking, Citizenship Studies, CIE Global Perspectives and Research, CIE Thinking Skills.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    26500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 26500 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 Nottingham

583 - 978 GBP /month
Living costs

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


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