MSc Pharmaceutical Technology and Quality Assurance / Overview
Year of entry: 2018
- Degree awarded
- MSc 3yr PT, PGDip 2 yr PT, PGCert 1 yr PT
- Entry requirements
We require an honours degree (minimum Lower Second) or equivalent in pharmacy or a related scientific or healthcare discipline. We may consider non-graduates with professional experience and academic ability. See the Advice to applicants section for more information.
You should have access to appropriate practice and facilities for workplace-based assignments. You must also have evidence of support from your employer to attend the residential teaching component and placements as necessary.
- Number of places/applicants
- 20 places
- How to apply
You should apply for this course by completing our online application form . See the Advice to applicants section for details of the supporting documents we require, plus further information if you are a non-graduate.
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- Update your skills and knowledge if you work in the NHS or private sector technical services as a pharmacy, health or biomedical professional.
- Learn from experts practicing in the NHS and industry who deliver lectures and workshops as part of the course.
- Cover topics such as radiopharmacy, aseptics, formulation sciences, production and clinical trials.
- Learn when it suits you through the distance learning format of the course, and meet staff and fellow students on study days in Manchester.
- Study at a university ranked 6th in the UK and 16th in the world for pharmacy and pharmacology (QS World University Rankings 2018).
For entry in the academic year beginning September 2018, the tuition fees are as follows:
UK/EU students (per annum): £6,000 years 1 and 2, £3,000 year 3
UK/EU students (per annum): £6,000 per annum
UK/EU students (per annum): £6,000
The Faculty of Biology, Medicine and Health offers an Alumni Bursary of £1000 towards tuition fees for successful applicants who are recent University of Manchester graduates and who are commencing one of our postgraduate taught Master's programmes in 2018. The bursary is available to students or alumni who:
- graduated in 2017 or are graduating in 2018
- hold a first class honours degree
- have home or overseas fee status
- are applying for full or part time study
- are self-funded and not in receipt of any other funding support
The bursary will be applied as a fee reduction automatically for those students and alumni who meet the Alumni Bursary criteria so there is no application process.