**Why Warwick?** We’re a world-leading university with the highest academic and research standards. Today more than 25,000 students thrive across four faculties, which feature over 70 research centres and institutes. We’re a constant presence in the rankings of the UK’s and the world’s greatest universities, and the most targeted institution nationally by the UK’s top 100 employers (The Graduate Market in 2017, High Fliers Research Ltd). All of this means you’ll be welcomed to a safe, energetic and cosmopolitan campus with flexible, well-equipped study spaces to help you stretch yourself personally, professionally and academically. Whether you want to be a front-runner in a fast-moving graduate job market, or to make a difference and change the world, we want you here. **The course** This degree provides a good foundation in Chemistry coupled with specialist knowledge of medicinal chemistry. Your first and second years will develop understanding of fundamental areas of Chemistry and core modules will give you a background in the essential topics required for more advanced study and exposure to specialist and interdisciplinary topics. You will explore the process of medicinal drug discovery, starting from the initial concept of a new product, to the discovery stage, through clinical trials, scale-up and finally production. In addition to research-led teaching from top academics in their field, you will benefit from external lectures given by pharmaceutical industry leaders.