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The lab technicians are helpful and they are always willing to explain what is happening during an experiment.

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Io Ieong Chan

Pharmacology BSc, Second year

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70% rated 4* (‘world-leading’) or 3* (‘internationally excellent’)

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Pharmacology is the science of how chemical substances, including medicines, interact with our bodies in both healthy and diseased states. Pharmacological advances play a large part in medicine and human health, from the development of new therapeutic agents to understanding the effects of poisons and drugs of abuse.

Degree programmes

UCAS Degree programme Qualification Duration
B211 Pharmacology MSci 4
B210 Pharmacology BSc 3


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First career destinations

  • Medical Sales, Pfizer (2012)
  • Data Manager, Institute of Cancer Research (2011)
  • Assistant Scientist, AkzoNobel (2011)
  • Full-time student, MSc in Analytical Toxicology at King’s College London (2011)
  • Tax Consultant, PricewaterhouseCoopers (2010)

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