Pharmaceutical Biotechnology MSc

Pharmaceutical Biotechnology MSc

Master degree
12 months
Application deadlines: 15 January
Processing time: 30 days
Intakes: September
International tuition: £15,100
Domestic tuition: £6,875

Program overview

With a high practical content, the course reviews the process from start to finish (from pre-clinical studies, to clinic, through to marketing), preparing students for work in an industrial or academic setting and giving them an opportunity to gain employment in the global biopharmaceutical field.

Study options

Study options
This program can be done
On campus




An honours degree (2:2 minimum) in a relevant subject such as in a bioscience or science including pharmacy, biology, biochemistry, biotechnology, chemical engineering, chemistry, microbiology or molecular biology (or equivalent) Alternatively, a portfolio of professional and/or academic qualifications of equivalent standing to an honours degree

English language requirements: If English is not your first language an IELTS score of 6.5 or equivalent when you start the course is essential.

- All students are required to make a pre-payment of £4,000 towards their course fee when accepting an unconditional offer from DMU.

Prepare the following documents:

  • A copy of the student`s qualifications
  • A copy of the student`s English language certificate
  • A personal statement of at least 500 words explaining why the student wants to study chosen course at DMU and any additional information that will support application
  • A copy of the student`s passport
  • Two references for postgraduate study
  • Portfolio

Career opportunities

This course has been designed to give students a competitive advantage in gaining employment in any biopharmaceutical field in the world. This includes large global biopharmaceutical companies, small-to-medium biotechnology companies, academic institutions or research institutions allied to human health.

Campus location

Leicester , United Kingdom