1. My course optionsCourse options
  2. Course info
  3. My top 5

MPharm (H) Pharmacy

University of East Anglia
Make sure to register or to save your preferences and uni choices!
Key facts Update preferences
Main Site
Miles from home:
add postcode to get distance
Train time:
Car time:
National student survey KIS
University score:

Graduate salary information not available.

Financial KIS

Graduate salary information not available.

Course details
Course UCAS code: B230
Qualification type:
  • MPharm (H), Full-time , Duration: 4 Years
Course Summary:
Our MPharm degree programme has a global reputation for exceptional, innovative teaching, backed by world-class research. You’ll focus on practical experience in the lab and clinical settings, and cultivate professional skills on placements from the very beginning of this four-year course. So you’ll benefit from extensive real-world training, and start to build your own professional portfolio before you’ve even graduated. With support from leading researchers and practitioners, you’ll hone your knowledge of chemistry and biology, and learn how to apply it to drug design, drug delivery and pharmacology to ultimately optimise patient care. As well as exceptional training in the core requirements, you’ll cover a broad range of subjects integrating healthcare and science, enabling you to identify and specialise in the areas you find most interesting. And you’ll have opportunities to establish links with organisations where you might hope to secure future employment. Whatever your focus, your course will reflect the most up-to-date developments in pharmaceutical science and the most recent advances in clinical practice and is accredited by the General Pharmaceutical Council (GPhC). This course is intended for UK and EU students that wish to later register as a Pharmacist in the UK. If you wish to register overseas we recommend you check this course is acceptable for this purpose in that country. **Course Structure** Our Pharmacy degree is designed to help you develop as both a scientist and a practitioner, giving you as much hands-on experience through practical and experiential learning as possible. You’ll get to work with real patients, developing your communication skills and maximising the benefits of every prescription. And you’ll be taught about clinical and pharmaceutical management. Our course covers topics in an integrated way, focused on different diseases. Its carefully structured programme includes a number of compulsory topics on essential pharmaceutical theory and methodology. During your four years you will cover areas including: - Life sciences chemistry - Cells, physiology and pharmacology - Pharmaceutics and dosage form design - Drug design and mechanisms of drug actions - Neurology - Endocrinology - Immunology - Cancer - Cardiovascular disease - Renal disease - Gastrointestinal disease - Infectious diseases In your final year you’ll bring together everything you’ve learnt and apply it to complex patient situations. You’ll focus on the two pharmaceutical subjects that best reflect your strengths and interests. Then, under the supervision of an academic working at the cutting-edge of pharmaceutical science or practice, you’ll complete your final year project either in the UK or abroad at one of our European partner organisations. A few examples of the areas your research could focus on: - Novel drug delivery systems - Understanding the cellular response to drug molecules - Synthesis of molecules as potential new drugs - Evaluation of Pharmacy services in hospitals **Disclaimer** Course details are subject to change. You should always confirm the details on the provider's website: **www.uea.ac.uk**
In Year 1, you will cover the foundations of pharmacy, undertaking modules such as Life Sciences Chemistry and Foundations in Pharmacy Practice. In your second year, you will engage in more complex topics such as Neurophysiology, Synaptic Pharmacology and Endocrinology. In Year 3, you will develop your pharmaceutical and clinical knowledge undertaking modules such as optimising Patient Care through Pharmacy and Evidence-Based Care of Cardiovascular and Renal Disease. In your final year, you will be able to use the previously learned knowledge in complex situations for the benefit of patients. Modules include Pharmaceuticals Research Project and Clinical Therapeutics of the Central Nervous System.
Application deadline details:

15 January

Not specified
Not specified
Not specified
Not specified
Not specified

UEA has a great atmosphere which makes both studying and socialising easy. The facilities on campus range from the library to the bar and from shops to accommodation which means that it is possible to live on campus without venturing away but at the same time the city of Norwich is a lovely place to explore. The university had the largest natural environment in the UK which includes a lake and woodlands which are relaxing to explore.

Provisional for Year 1 for England at £9,250
Provisional for Year 1 for Northern Ireland at £9,250
Provisional for Year 1 for Scotland at £9,250
Provisional for Year 1 for Wales at £9,250
Admissions Service:
Tel. 01603 591515
Email. [email protected]

Admissions Service:
Tel. 01603 591515
Email. [email protected]

Top TSR member reviews
  • medicinepro's avatar by medicinepro on 5th October 2015
    Very good. This is because there are lots of people to help students example the Dean of students
  • by Anonymous on 4th October 2015
    4 starts
    Ask a question
    Super! Your question has now been posted
    Your question will be posted in the University of East Anglia forum

    Please enter what your question is about.

    Please enter your question.

    Your message must have two characters or more.

    Connect with other students interested in this course

    Stay ahead of the uni application process by connecting with students who are applying to this uni. Keep up to date with who is getting interviews, when they receive offers and if they have accepted a place.

    students are already connected at University of East Anglia UEA
    Update your information
    Distance from home
    1. OR choose a region(s)
    Your predicted grades
    1. Total points: 0
    2. add another

    The Student Room, Get Revising and Marked by Teachers are trading names of The Student Room Group Ltd.

    Register Number: 04666380 (England and Wales), VAT No. 806 8067 22 Registered Office: International House, Queens Road, Brighton, BN1 3XE