UCL School of Pharmacy


Postgraduate taught

The School of Pharmacy offers a number of Master's programmes that reflect the research and academic expertise within the school in drug discovery, drug delivery, drug targets, drug action, clinical pharmacy and the use of medicines.
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General Pharmacy Practice (Prescribing) PG Cert

The UCL CEPIP course is an integrated clinically enhanced pharmacist independent prescribing course which has been developed by pharmacists for pharmacists.

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General Pharmacy Practice PG Dip

Foundation training that equips registered pharmacists with the core knowledge, skills and capabilities required to provide safe and effective pharmaceutical care.

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Pharmaceutical Quality and Regulation PG Dip 

This programme will expose you to a range of investigational strategies for dealing with critical incidents during the manufacture of pharmaceuticals.

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Advanced Pharmacy Practice MSc

The MScAPP course is suitable for pharmacists working in any professional environment, including primary and secondary care, community and industry, and provides the opportunity to advance your professional career.

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Clinical Pharmacy, International Practice and Policy MSc

Designed for pharmacists to develop clinical expertise and leadership skills to deliver enhanced pharmacy services adapted to their home countries.

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Clinical Pharmacy, International Practice and Policy with Extended Placement MSc

The extra 6-months at placement is valuable for those seeking to experience a longer time in clinical practice, further developing medicines optimisation and governance skills.

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Drug Discovery and Development MSc

Gain extensive knowledge about the process of drug discovery and development from the initial drug target validation stage through to regulatory approval of a new drug. 

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Drug Discovery and Pharma Management MSc

This MSc combines a full overview of the whole drug discovery and development process with the addition of a core module in pharma management and business development skills.

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Experimental Pharmacology and Therapeutics MSc

The programme is designed to impart extensive experimental expertise applied to drug development and subsequent therapeutics.

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Pharmaceutical Formulation and Entrepreneurship MSc

This MSc will provide students with the skills and knowledge to allow them to participate effectively in the creation and growth of high-impact pharmaceutical business ventures.

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Pharmaceutics MSc

This programme provides education in the science of successful medicines design, development and manufacture.

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Pharmaceutical Research MRes

Spend at least ten months of the year conducting an in-depth and novel research project, at the forefront of research in the area of medical and pharmaceutical sciences in a laboratory of your choice.