University of Lincoln

University of Lincoln

Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences

As a researcher in the School of Pharmacy, you have the opportunity to liaise with leaders in the pharmaceutical and biotechnology industries and to develop strong national and international collaborations. High-profile studies are undertaken in areas including personalised care, solid-state drug development, biotherapeutics delivery, bioconjugation and nanomedicine. Research in the School is grouped around 2 distinct strands: pharmacy education and community engagement with prescribing, and physical pharmaceutics and drug delivery. Research follows specific thematic topics which link to the School's areas of expertise and the specialisms of our academic staff.

Entry requirements

A minimum 2.1 in a relevant undergraduate degree.

Course modules

The specific research themes offered by the School are: Personalised care: pharma genomics / genetics; Data-based medicine and assessment of individual risks/benefits; Application and use of evidence, and pharmacy led clinical medication reviews; Solid state drug development; Particle synthesis of active pharmaceutical ingredients for nano medicines; Crystal engineering of salts/polymorphs/co-crystals; Mucosal delivery of macromolecules; Targeted delivery of biotherapeutics and nanomedicines; Mucosal models to study drug delivery; Organic chemistry; Bioconjugation; Bio-inspired chemistry; Biologic delivery; Development of sequence selective DNA cross-linking agents.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc (Res) Full-time September 2016 - 1 years
MSc (Res) Part-time September 2016 - 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Lincoln (Main Site) Lincoln LN6 7TS East Midlands

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