Developed by a pharmacy team, the Pharmaceutical and Cosmetic Science degree provides a unique balance between the chemistry and engineering components of pharmaceutical and cosmetic product design and manufacture.
This is an intensive and comprehensive course that provides you with specialised and advanced knowledge, skills and techniques required for the design, formulation, manufacture, quality assurance, regulatory activities and marketing of pharmaceutical and cosmetic products. You will be introduced to the principles behind the formulation of medicines and will progress to techniques behind their preparation, testing and packaging.
Reasons to study Pharmaceutical and Cosmetic Science at DMU:
100% of our Pharmaceutical and Cosmetic Science graduates from summer 2017 are in work or further study after graduating
According to the Destinations of Leavers from Higher Education (DLHE) 2016-17 report [above the sector average of 94.6%]
More than 100 years’ teaching experience in the Leicester School of Pharmacy
renowned for academic expertise, development training and world-leading research
Unique in the UK
and one of only a few worldwide to combine pharmaceutics with a cosmetics element
Placement opportunities in global organisations including Unilever
enabling you to apply theoretical knowledge to practice
Graduates employed in internationally recognised companies
including GlaxoSmithKline, AstraZeneca and Boots
Gain international expeience through our #DMUglobal programme
which has enabled students to visit a Chinese Pharmaceutical manufacturing company to observe global pharmaceutical manufacture in action and to support refugees in Berlin
DMU has achieved Gold, the highest ranking possible under the Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF)
Indicating the outstanding learning and teaching on offer at DMU.
The TEF Panel judged that De Montfort University delivers “consistently outstanding teaching, learning and outcomes for its students. It is of the highest quality found in the UK.”