Advanced Drug Delivery, M.Sc. | University of Strathclyde | Glasgow, United Kingdom
12 months
24450 GBP/year
9600 GBP/year
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The Advanced Drug Delivery course at the University of Strathclyde is for graduates seeking practical experience in the design and development of drug delivery systems.


The Advanced Drug Delivery course at the University of Strathclyde will provide you with specialist research training and skills for your career

By the end of this course you'll be able to:

  •  carry out independent work of a publishable standard
  •  gain skills suitable for a career in the pharmaceutical industry
  •  continue your research career into a PhD programme

You'll have the exciting opportunity to work alongside leading researchers developing the next generation of drug delivery systems.

Assessment of taught classes is through multiple choice tests, computer quizzes, problem solving scenarios, poster and oral presentations, essays, and formal written exams. The laboratory project is assessed through a written thesis.


The MSc in Advanced Drug Delivery is designed for those wishing to pursue careers in the following sectors:

  • healthcare
  • academia (research and teaching)
  • scientific research
  • pharmaceutical and biotech industry

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  •  Skills for Pharmaceutical Students
  •  Pharmaceutical Formulation & Clinical Pharmaceutics
  •  Chemical & Spectroscopic Methods
  •  Pharmaceutical Project Management
  •  Advanced Topics in Drug Delivery
  •  Novel Therapeutics & Biopharmaceuticals
  •  Research Project

Key information


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

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • There’s no formal closing date for postgraduate applications 


180 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Minimum second-class honours degree or international equivalent in a biological or chemical discipline. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    24450 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 24450 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    9600 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9600 GBP per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Glasgow

620 - 1012 GBP /month
Living costs

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


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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