Our Pharmaceutical Chemistry degree not only offers a firm grounding in general chemistry, research methods and laboratory techniques, but also provides the specialist skills and understanding you’ll need to pursue a future in pharmaceutical chemistry. We’ve developed the course with the pharmaceutical industry in mind – ensuring that our curriculum covers all the skills and strengths that employers demand, and that our placements offer the practical experience on which you can build a career. You’ll focus on areas like drug testing, drug efficacy, computer-based drug design and the quality control of pharmaceuticals – equipping you for a role in the drug discovery industry. **FEATURES AND BENEFITS:** - This course is accredited by the Royal Society of Chemistry, reflecting our professional standards and standing within the discipline of chemistry. - We’ve invested over a million pounds in upgrading our synthetic chemistry and materials laboratories. - Our teaching is supported by a range of technological innovations including videos to support the learning of key concepts and problem-solving practice. - You can opt for a four-year route, with the third year of your degree spent on an industry placement or studying abroad with one of our partner institutions in Europe, North America or Australasia. - Apply for the BSc (Hons) course now and you can choose the MChem later, at the end of Year 2. As long as you’re working to a high enough standard, you can then switch over to the MChem route.