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. Learn from expert researchers who have developed a 'smart bomb' to target all solid tumours without harming healthy tissue. Students have access to dedicated research facilities in our specialist Institute of Cancer Therapeutics and be part of a diverse postgraduate community

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.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,400 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,400 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,400 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,400 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 14,580 per Year 1 (International) 1 years

Campus details

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

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Key information

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