12 months
27350 GBP/year
13000 GBP/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


Our Pharmaceutical Engineering MSc degree at Un iversity of Sheffield gives you hands-on experience of an industrial-scale continuous powder processing plant, and develops the knowledge and skills you need to stand out in the global pharma market. 

Visit the official programme website for more information


You will gain hands-on experience with high-value formulated products using our industrial-scale continuous powder processing plant. 

At University of Sheffield , in the Pharmaceutical Engineering programme, you’ll be taught by the very best. The department works closely with some of the world’s major pharmaceutical companies (eg Pfizer, AstraZeneca and GSK). Graduates of this course will be highly sought after in the global pharma market. 

This programme has been developed taking into consideration the requirements of the global pharmaceutical industry. 

You will learn about:   

  • the science and application of products
  • oral drug delivery 
  • the production of medicines and new technologies 

Programme Structure

Courses include: 
  • Science of Formulated Products
  • Continuous Manufacturing Technology: PAT and Process Optimization
  • The Biotech and Pharmaceutical Industry
  • Biopharmaceutical Manufacturing 
  • Biopharmaceutical Engineering
  • Particle Design and Processing

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


180 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A good honours degree in science, technology or engineering. 

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    27350 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 27350 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    13000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 13000 GBP per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Sheffield

555 - 977 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.

Our partners

Pharmaceutical Engineering
University of Sheffield


Go to your profile page to get personalised recommendations!