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University of Sunderland

Biopharmaceutical Science

UCAS Code: F100

Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons)

Entry requirements


A level

B,B,C

Minimum of two A Levels or equivalent (e.g. 1 x AVCE double award) which must include Chemistry. Please note we do not accept General Studies AS or A Level.

GCSE/National 4/National 5

We also require three passes at GCSE grade C or above, which must include Mathematics and English Language, or a minimum of Level 2 Key Skills in Communication, Application of Number. If you have studied for a GCSE which has a numerical grade then you will need to achieve a grade 4 or above.

Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)

DMM

Which must include Chemistry.

Scottish Higher

B,B,C,C,C

Which must include Chemistry.

UCAS Tariff

112

Minimum of two A Levels or equivalent (e.g. 1 x AVCE double award) which must include Chemistry. Please note we do not accept General Studies AS or A Level.

About this course


Course option

3.0years

Full-time | 2021

Subject

Pharmaceutical chemistry

Immerse yourself in the challenging field of drug discovery and development. Study the development of new drugs, the discovery of diagnostic markers of disease and the assurance of safety, quality and efficacy of manufactured drugs.

The course puts you at the forefront of recent trends in pharmaceutical research, in which increasing numbers of drugs are coming from large biopharmaceutical molecules.

On graduation, you can look forward to a wide range of career opportunities in a large and growing industry. Over a quarter of all industrial research in the UK is performed by pharmaceutical companies.

Tuition fees

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England
£9,250
per year
International
£12,500
per year
Northern Ireland
£9,250
per year
Scotland
£9,250
per year
Wales
£9,250
per year

The Uni


Course location:

City Campus

Department:

Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences

TEF rating:
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46%
UK students
54%
International students
8%
Male students
92%
Female students
4%
Drop out rate

Most popular A-Levels studied (and grade achieved)

C

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