From inhalers that ease breathing to pills and injections that destroy cancer, pharmacology affects billions of people around the world as a powerful force for good. In our MSc Pharmacology Pharmacology programme, you’ll discover how to harness that power to save and improve countless lives.
As part of our thriving, diverse and globally networked research community, you’ll investigate how the body works and what goes wrong when a disease strikes – and learn how drugs are engineered to reverse and even prevent a wide range of medical conditions.
You’ll get a world-class education through a variety of teaching methods – including lectures, seminars, practical laboratory classes and a laboratory-based research project. The programme prepares you for industry and academia alike, whether you choose employment or pursue your PhD.Graduate prospects
With an MSc Pharmacology from Glasgow Caledonian University, you’ll have the skills and knowledge you need to choose from multiple career paths.
Research pharmacology: Many of our graduates go on to work in laboratories at universities, government research institutes or in industry, conducting experiments to gain new insight into disease and developing life-changing new drugs.
Clinical pharmacology: After drugs are developed in the lab, clinical pharmacologists take the next step – focusing on application for human use. Our MSc Pharmacology prepares you for the additional training required to pursue a career in this field.
Pharmacology teaching: You might also choose to work at a university, college lecture theatre or laboratory – sharing what you've learned with the next generation.
Always verify the dates on the programme website programme website .
Keep all your transcripts and documents in one place, get professional guidance from one of our educational counsellors and more! Your application process has never been easier.
We've partnered with the Glasgow Caledonian University to smooth out the admission process for your master of Pharmacy.
Create your account The first step is to talk with Betty, our virtual application assistant. Together you will create an application account. There, you can upload all the required documents, that are needed for your admission process.
Chat with our in-house counsellor To make sure you have the highest chances of getting into your chosen study programme, you can review your application with our education counsellor.
Send in the application You're almost there! Are you sure that you want to go for a Pharmacy master at the Glasgow Caledonian University? Then, you've only got one more thing to do: Apply. We will take care of the rest!
Get help from your personal counselor
Apply for multiple universities at once
We take care of the deadline
Don't have to pay to submit your application
Create your profile as the first step to start your application process .
You need the following IELTS score:
Minimum required score:
The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.Schedule IELTS
StudyPortals Tip: The UK government has confirmed new English-language testing requirements for visa and immigration purposes. Learn more
You need the following GPA score:
Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to Lower Second Class on the UK Honour scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on the UK Honour scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).
Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
We provide high-quality education for a fair price; as the University for the Common Good, we are committed to offering accessible higher education for talented students by keeping our tuition fees low and providing a generous scholarship package of over £2.5 million per year.
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.
Together with the ISIC Association and British Council IELTS, StudyPortals offers you the chance to receive up to £10000 to expand your horizon and study abroad. We want to ultimately encourage you to study abroad in order to experience and explore new countries, cultures and languages.
Visit our application page and find out more about how to apply for a master's degree with Studyportals.
Explore You can browse more than 71.000 Master’s programmes from all over the world.
Compare Make a wishlist of your favourite programmes, check your fit with them, and read what other students are saying.
Decide Now that you have your top programmes shortlisted, you can pick the ones that fit you the best.
Apply When you feel confident about your programme choice, you can apply directly via Studyportals.
Create account You have a full overview of the current status of your applications.
Fill in profile data You will be assigned to a personal counsellor once to provide all personal data.
The best solution Together with your personal counselllor, you create a shortlist with high potential studies you can apply for.
Admitted We will apply on your behalf. Now fingers crossed to see if you are going to be accepted.