Pharmacy, Pharmaceutical and Clinical Sciences
What is Pharmacy, Pharmaceutical and Clinical Sciences?
Our Pharmacy, Pharmaceutical and Clinical Sciences courses are designed to help you develop a fascinating and well-paid career where your work will directly benefit peoples' health.
Our graduates are involved in diagnosing and treating diseases, research into how diseases develop, and investigating how particular medicines can enhance healing. Many of our students go on to work for top pharmaceutical companies or develop careers in the private and national health services.
Why Sunderland for Pharmacy, Pharmaceutical and Clinical Sciences?
- Industry-standard lab equipment
- Course designs influenced by employers
- Accredited by professional bodies
We have invested £8.5 million in our new Sciences Complex, which opened in 2011.
The Sciences Complex features multi-disciplinary science laboratories, including new equipment for drug discovery, pharmaceuticals and health related sciences. It also has an integrated industry-standard Analytical Services Lab and scientific imaging suite.
All our programmes are approved or accredited by professional bodies and are highly regarded by employers, many of whom have significant input into the design of the courses.
Most courses provide automatic accreditation to your relevant professional organisation when you graduate, and you have the opportunity to gain industrial experience, either on a 48-week paid placement or on a number of short non-paid placements.
Pharmacy, Pharmaceutical and Clinical Sciences graduate stories
Paul Tasker is an MPharm graduate who now works as a Pharmacist at Sunderland Royal Hospital.
He chose Sunderland because he knew it had an excellent reputation with employers.