What will I learn?

This accredited course explores the relationship between chemistry and biology to further your understanding of human disease and drug design. It focuses on core chemistry, with modules in physiology and pharmacology. Studying in our modern facilities will give you valuable practical experience, preparing you for a wide range of careers. Our students go on to work in a variety of industries including pharmaceutical, chemical, food and drink, and energy.  Employers of our previous graduates include Boots, Cancer Research UK and GlaxoSmithKline. We have been rated Gold for teaching excellence (Teaching Excellence Framework 2017). We offer small group tutorials to support your learning. You'll be taught by academic staff who will feed your curiosity for chemistry. You may recognise some of our staff from the popular Periodic Videos YouTube channel.You can tailor your degree to your personal interests with our range of optional modules. There is flexibility to transfer between most chemistry degrees during the first year.- Accredited by the Royal Society of Chemistry- 11th for chemistry in the UK (Complete University Guide 2021)

Which department am I in?

School of Chemistry

Study options

Full Time (3 Years)

Tuition fees
£25,000.00 (US$ 33,071) per year
This is a fixed fee

*Price shown is for indicative purposes, please check with institution

Start date

September 2022


University Park Campus

University Park,


NG7 2RD, England

Entry requirements

For students from United States

at least two science-based subjects at A level (biology is required; other subjects usually include chemistry, physics or maths but can include geography and, exceptionally, psychology) and an additional A level or equivalent. A pass is required in science practicals where taken.Citizenship studies, critical thinking, general studies and leisure studies not accepted.

*There may be different IELTS requirements depending on your chosen course.


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