University of Glasgow

University of Glasgow

Stratified Medicine and Pharmacological Innovation

This programme covers aspects of commercial innovation and entrepreneurial skills, together with the principles which underpin the emerging science at the interface between genetics and pharmacology.

Entry requirements

A 2nd Class Honours degree in life science or pharmacy/pharmacology from a university in the United Kingdom; professional or industrial experience.

Course modules

Core themes: Scientific basis of stratified medicine; commercialisation of science; application of research and evaluation technologies; sample options; pharmaceutical medicine; drug disposition; interdisciplinary integrative skills; advanced bio-business; new venture creation; applied health economics; clinical trail methodology; developing research and evaluation skills; challenges of drug development; health informatics; spatial epidemiology; quantitative research methods; systemic reviews; genome enabled medicine; pharmacokinetics and toxicokinetics; biologic drug discovery; laboratory techniques: core practical skills; pharmacovigilance.

Assessment methods

Major project.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 6,800 per Academic year (home fees) 12 months
MSc Full-time £ 6,800 per Academic year (EU fees) 12 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Glasgow Glasgow G12 8QQ Scotland

Key information

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