Formulation Science, M.Sc. | University of Greenwich | Chatham, United Kingdom
12 months
15100 GBP/year
9000 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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Learn about the science behind formulating new products, from pharmaceuticals to paints, on Europe’s first Master’s in Formulation Science course from University of Greenwich.

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This Master’s in Formulation Science course from University of Greenwich helps you understand the principles of making finished products from a blend of different ingredients. You'll draw on current examples from the pharmaceutical industry and the experience of our academics to understand the interaction between formulation components and the effect on finished products.

What you should know about this course

  • A high proportion of our graduates go on to doctoral study

  • First MSc Formulation Science accredited by the Academy of Pharmaceutical Science

  • Study the first MSc in Formulation Science in Europe

  • Benefit from industrially relevant content and guest lectures from major industrial partners

  • This course is taught at our Medway Campus in Kent.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Formulation of Consumer Goods, Cosmetics and Coatings 
  • Colloids and Nanoparticles 
  • Polymers and Structured Materials 
  • Academic English for Postgraduates (Science)
  • Analytical Methods and QA/QC Principles 
  • Modern Pharmaceutical Processing & Active Ingredient Delivery

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


IELTS admission requirements IELTS


180 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants should have:
  • A BSc honours degree normally at 2.2 or above, or equivalent in chemistry, biochemistry, pharmacy or pharmaceutical science
  • Or substantial workplace experience.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    15100 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15100 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    9000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9000 GBP per year during 12 months.

Part-time (per 30 credits) Home  £1,500


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