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Cardiff School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences ranked top School in England and Wales

20 May 2019

New results from The Complete University Guide 2020 reveal that Cardiff School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences is now officially ranked the number one School across England and Wales, and the second highest across the whole of the UK.

The Complete University Guide ranks over 130 UK universities on entry standards, student satisfaction, research quality and graduate prospects and is used by a large number of university applicants to help inform their decisions.

Professor Mark Gumbleton, Head of School, said ‘We are thrilled to be regarded so highly in these prestigious university rankings.  It’s testament to the commitment and expertise of our staff as well as our innovative approach to our education provision. Our forward-thinking MPharm programme strives to prepare our students for their future careers as pharmacists in the modern world.”

Dr Bernard Kingston, Chairman of, commented: “The evidence is clear; the increased emphasis, including funding, on employability and career planning within academic departments and student services is bearing fruit. Many institutions now have this as a core element of their strategic plans with the introduction of innovative programmes of subject-specific careers events focussed on embedding and signposting graduate destinations.

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