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Medicinal Chemistry (Part Time)

Xi'an Jiaotong-Liverpool University

36 months
8393 USD/year
8393 USD/year
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Medicinal Chemistry (Part Time) at Xi'an Jiaotong-Liverpool University combines life science, chemistry, medicine and computational science in order to study the structure and biological activity of drugs. 

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Medicinal Chemistry (Part Time) at Xi'an Jiaotong-Liverpool University  integrates academic development strategies with industry needs for high-quality medicinal chemists. Through the University of Liverpool's educational discipline and superior resources, students can obtain practical experience to better support the needs of industrial enterprises.

Our aim is to train the professionals who will receive a broad base of chemical knowledge, including but not limited to:

  • Exploring the critical role of chemistry in the biomedical and pharmaceutical industries
  • Solving key chemical challenges such as antibacterial resistance and human ageing
  • Obtaining extensive practical experience and familiarity with modern instrumental, laboratory, and computational techniques
  • Engaging in the design and synthesis of novel drug candidates
  • Carrying out independent and creative R&D of new drugs in academic and industrial settings
  • Understanding pertinent regulatory affairs, intellectual property regulations and related aspects of pharmaceutical manufacturing and development.


Medicinal Chemistry is an exciting, rapidly expanding area within the broad discipline of chemistry. This MRes Medicinal Chemistry programme aims to build a solid foundation for graduates to continue their research and advanced studies, as well as prepare them well for future career opportunities

A career in medicinal chemistry has nearly limitless potential. There is a huge global demand for medicinal chemistry professionals, especially in China, which will continue to grow over the coming years. Graduates have numerous employment opportunities in many areas of the pharmaceutical discipline, such as universities, government service, consulting and investment companies, pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies, etc; other emerging industries such as artificial intelligence and new energy are looking for Medicinal Chemistry professionals as well.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Advanced Medicinal Chemistry
  • Modern Instrumentation Analytical Technologies 
  • Advanced Pharmacology
  • Advanced Drug Formulation 
  • Advanced Organic Chemistry 
  • Computer-assisted Drug Development

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines


TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT

Other requirements

General requirements

  • An undergraduate degree in chemistry, biological sciences, pharmaceutical science or related discipline.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    8393 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 25180 USD for the full programme during 36 months.
  • National

    8393 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 25180 USD for the full programme during 36 months.

RMB 160,000 for the entire programme.

Living costs for Suzhou

3000 - 5500 CNY /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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Medicinal Chemistry (Part Time)
Xi'an Jiaotong-Liverpool University


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