University of Bradford

University of Bradford

Drug Toxicology and Safety Pharmacology

This course addresses key aspects of preclinical drug evaluation through the study of drug discovery and development; safety pharmacology; mechanisms of drug induced toxicities; regulatory affairs and bioanalytical sciences; students study preclinical toxicology with an emphasis on the molecular and in vivo aspects of toxicological assessment.

Entry requirements

A 2.2 Honours degree or above in a related scientific discipline e.g. biosciences, chemistry, biomedical, medical, pharmaceutical, pharmacological, or toxicological studies; applications are also welcome from candidates with non standard qualification, with significant relevant experience. IELTS at 6.0 or the equivalent.

Course modules

All years: Preclinical models for drug evaluation; research and analytical methods in safety pharmacology; toxicology and safety pharmacology; experimental design for safety pharmacology; molecular mechanisms of toxicity; research project.

Assessment methods

Research project.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 5,400 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MSc Full-time £ 14,580 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Bradford Bradford BD7 1DP Yorkshire and the Humber

Key information

Faculty of Life Sciences Postgraduate Admissions Administrator (Master's courses)
Telephone number: 
01274 234706