Chemistry with Medicinal Chemistry with Integrated Masters at Keele University - UCAS

Keele University

Degree level: Undergraduate

Chemistry with Medicinal Chemistry with Integrated Masters

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Course summary

Acquire the expertise and capabilities needed to become a pharmaceutical researcher of the future. Accredited by the Royal Society of Chemistry, our integrated master's will enable you to develop skills in topics such as drug discovery and design in our state-of-the-art laboratories. In your final year project you will work alongside active researchers in cutting-edge fields such as the chemistry-biology interface or drug optimisation, preparing you for a career in pharmaceutical research. Why choose this course?

  • This programme is accredited by the Royal Society of Chemistry
  • Gain advanced research skills to pursue a career as a research chemist in either industry or academia. Many of our students have had their research published in internationally recognised peer-reviewed journals
  • Engage with award-winning academics who are nationally renowned for their excellence and innovation in teaching
  • Use a wide variety of research-grade experimental equipment in Keele's state-of-the-art Central Science Laboratories from the first semester of your first year
Chemistry is at the heart of solving many of our major global problems, such as the creation of life-saving drugs that are essential to modern medicine. Our Chemistry with Medicinal Chemistry with Integrated Master's provides excellent preparation for those wanting to pursue a career in scientific research. The programme offers a strong grounding in chemistry, supplemented by specialist knowledge of medicinal chemistry. You will develop an understanding of the complex biological and chemical problems that are involved in the design and mixture of innovative drugs and you will spend time in your final year working on an independent, medicinal chemistry research project. About Keele Keele University was established in 1949 by the former Vice-Chancellor of Oxford University. Founded to meet the needs of a changing world, Keele has always had a pioneering vision to be a different kind of university. We excel in both teaching and research, with some of the most satisfied students in England, and research that is changing lives for the better at a regional, national and global level. Our beautiful 600-acre campus is one of the biggest in Britain – but all the most important services and facilities are on your doorstep, with accommodation, teaching spaces, facilities including a medical centre, sports centre and pharmacy, and a range of shops, eateries and entertainment venues – including the Students’ Union – clustered around the centre.


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Points of entry

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  • Year 1

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Chemistry with Medicinal Chemistry with Integrated Masters at Keele University - UCAS