UCL (University College London)

UCL (University College London)

Medicinal Natural Products and Phytochemistry

This course has been designed in response to ever-increasing interest in the development and use of medicines derived from natural products.

Entry requirements

A minimum of a 2nd class UK Honours degree in pharmacy or the pharmaceutical, chemical, biological or medical sciences, or a related field, or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard.

Course modules

Core modules: analytical techniques in phytochemistry; biodiversity and medicines; medicinal natural products; natural products discovery; therapeutic natural products and ethnopharmacology.

Assessment methods

The programme is delivered through a combination of lectures, seminars, tutorials and laboratory-based practical classes. Assessment is through a combination of written examinations, coursework and practical assignments, and the research project and oral presentation.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time GBP 11,670 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time GBP 11,670 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time GBP 11,670 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MSc Full-time GBP 11,670 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MSc Full-time GBP 23,020 per Year 1 (International) 1 years

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