Pharmaceutical and Biomedical Sciences, M.Sc. | University of Georgia | Athens, United States
M.Sc. On Campus

Pharmaceutical and Biomedical Sciences

12 months
24676 USD/year
24676 USD/year
8698 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Department of Pharmaceutical and Biomedical Sciences at the University of Georgia offers the Master of Science (MS) and Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) degrees. If after a student is initially admitted as a MS student he or she wishes to be considered as a PhD student, s/he may request a change of degree objective following one academic year of enrollment in the program.


The Pharmaceutical and Biomedical Sciences graduate program at the University of Georgia will provide the academic, research, and administrative resources necessary to meet the program goals:

  • Give students a strong foundation in modern pharmaceutical and biomedical science disciplines and application to drug discovery and development.
  • Give students depth of knowledge and technical training in their area of study.
  • Develop a strong work ethic and time management skills in graduate students.
  • Teach students to speak and write about their research clearly and convincingly.
  • Teach students to critically evaluate data and results in the scientific literature.
  • Promote a rigorous academic and research environment in which students will add to the current knowledge in their fields.
  • Prepare students for a career in the biotechnology or pharmaceutical industries, or for advanced graduate or medical degrees.

Programme Structure


  • Organic Chemistry for Drug Design and Development
  • Robotics in Drug Discovery and Toxicology 
  • Computation Approaches in Drug Discovery and Toxicology
  • Biopharmaceutics and Pharmacokinetics
  • Clinical Trials Design and Management
  • Biostatistics Appl for Pharm Biotech Ind

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Graduate students are admitted to the PBS department MS program based on the graduate committee’s assessment of their ability to succeed in the graduate program, their compatibility with the research opportunities in the department, and the commitment of a PBS faculty member to serve as their major professor and faculty advisor.
  • Key factors considered are: prior research experience; evidence of work ethic and commitment to biomedical research; evidence of appropriate educational background; grade point average; English language exam scores (for international applicants); references (particularly from laboratory supervisors); research interests of available faculty mentors; other requirements of the Graduate School and special considerations of the Departmental Graduate Program Committee. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    24676 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 24676 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    24676 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 24676 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    8698 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8698 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Athens

720 - 1170 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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