De Montfort University

De Montfort University

Pharmaceutical Biotechnology

The course reviews the process from start to finish (from pre-clinical studies, to clinic, through to marketing), preparing you quickly for the industrial setting and giving you a competitive advantage in gaining employment in any biopharmaceutical field in the world.

Entry requirements

Minimum 2.2 Honours degree in a relevant subject such as bioscience or science including pharmacy, biology, biochemistry, biotechnology, chemical engineering, chemistry, microbiology or molecular biology (or equivalent); alternatively, a portfolio of professional and/or academic qualifications of equivalent standing to an Honours degree; applicants whose 1st language is not English require IELTS 6.5.

Course modules

Modules include: Biopharmaceuticals and molecular toxicology; microbial fermentation/downstream processing, drug development; gene cloning, expression and analysis; bioinformatics I and II; entrepreneurship and innovation; research methods; research dissertation.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,000 per Year 1 (EU) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,000 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 14,500 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,000 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,000 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,000 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,000 per Year 1 (EU) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,000 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,000 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,000 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,000 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Leicester Campus Leicester LE1 9BH East Midlands

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