Medical Pharmacology

Medical Pharmacology BSc

With medicines underpinning healthcare, our BSc programme aims to encourage and develop your natural curiosity about how they work.

As a student you will embark on a high quality, in depth exploration of modern Medical Pharmacology, with specialised training in internationally recognised research laboratories.

Throughout the course there is an emphasis on providing you with transferable skills such as data analysis and organisational and problem solving skills, making your degree highly attractive to future employers.

Degree name UCAS Code
Medical Pharmacology (BSc) B210

Each year up to ten places are available on the four year graduate entry Medicine (UCAS A101) scheme allowing graduates of this BSc programme to go on to become doctors.

Studying pharmacology at Cardiff has been a fantastic experience for me. I have found the teaching and pastoral support to be excellent and the course has provided me with all the necessary skills that are needed to pursue a career in research or in a medical field. The course entails a mixture of hands-on practical classes, lectures and group work seminars that help to build a really cohesive learning environment. I have thoroughly enjoyed my experience at Cardiff University and definitely recommend the course!

Zoe Boreham, Medical Pharmacology graduate

Full details of our admissions criteria, key dates and guidance on how to apply can be found in our study section.

There is also useful advice and guidance on your personal statement and what to do once you receive your results.