Invent better, safer drugs in order to fight and cure diseases from COVID-19 to MRSA and cancer. Why Chemistry with Drug Discovery at Strathclyde? Ranked 6th in the UK for Chemistry (The Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2023). Accredited by the Royal Society of Chemistry as fully meeting the educational requirement to become a Chartered Chemist. Benefit from 12-month paid industrial placement. Gain extensive practical laboratory experience. Options to study or undertake placement year abroad. Our relationships with GSK and AstraZeneca enhance your career prospects. Your Career This course maximises your opportunity of employment in the medicinal chemistry and pharmaceutical industries. Your skills will also be in demand in other areas. Recent graduate job roles include: Drug discovery Chemistry research scientist Regulatory affairs executive Scientific communication specialist Drug sale manager
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Qualified teacher status (QTS)
To work as a teacher at a state school in England or Wales, you will need to achieve qualified teacher status (QTS). This is offered on this course for the following level:
- Course does not award QTS
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Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
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Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£9250*||Year 1|
|Channel Islands||£9250*||Year 1|
|Republic of Ireland||£9250*||Year 1|
*This is a provisional fee and subject to change.