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Study mode

Full time

Duration

3 years

Start date

SEP

Key information
DATA SOURCE : IDP Connect

Qualification type

PhD/DPhil - Doctor of Philosophy

Subject areas

Pharmacy

Course type

Research

Course Summary

Research overview

Faced with exciting opportunities for new therapeutic targets and treatments that will improve the lives of millions of people, we’re proud to be at the forefront of world-changing, interdisciplinary research that’s both innovative and relevant.

We work with many of the major pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies and have had the vision to start up several successful commercial ventures, providing valuable services to the pharmaceutical industry.

At the end of three years’ full-time registration, plus one year optional writing-up, you will have written a thesis of between 80,000-100,000 words, in English or Russian, on a topic which makes a significant contribution to research in Russian and Slavonic Studies.

Careers

The PhD equips individuals for a variety of careers in both academia and industry. Many graduates find employment within the pharmaceutical sector. We have alumni employed by GSK, AstraZeneca, Catalant and 3M amongst others.

Graduates are also well positioned to pursue academic research careers as post doctoral research associates, and academics all within the UK and internationally.

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK students

For this course (per year)

£4,496

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£5,202

International fees
Course fees for non-UK/ international students

International fees will be charged as follows: research in the Division of Pharmacy Practice and Policy - £23,000, other research - £26,500.

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£12,227

Entry requirements

2:1 (or international equivalent) in a relevant subject.