Medicinal Chemistry Degree Courses in the UK - Bachelor's & Master's

Program University Student satis­faction Unem­ployed Drop­out Tuition (UK) Tuition (Inter­national) UCAS Tariff City
University of Keele 84% 4% 3% £9250 £17000 112 Newcastle under Lyme On campus Full-time
University of Keele 92% 5% 7% £9250 £17900 105 Newcastle under Lyme On campus Full-time
University of Keele 89% 4% 3% £9250 £17900 109 Newcastle under Lyme On campus Full-time
University of Keele 84% 4% 3% £9250 £17000 107 Newcastle under Lyme On campus Full-time
Queen's University of Belfast 73% 0% 0% £9250 £21400 167 Belfast On campus Full-time
University of Glasgow 92% 10% 0% £37000 £94590 201 Glasgow On campus Full-time
Imperial College of Science 87% 10% 0% £9250 £36200 179 London On campus Full-time
Imperial College of Science 87% 10% 15% £9250 £36200 202 London On campus Full-time
University of Glasgow 92% 10% 0% £37000 £94590 219 Glasgow On campus Full-time
University of Keele 84% 4% 3% £9250 £14000 106 Newcastle under Lyme On campus Full-time
University of Bradford 79% 5% 5% £9250 £9250 £20118 £21124 99 Bradford On campus Full-time
University of Keele 84% 4% 3% £9250 £17000 106 Newcastle under Lyme On campus Full-time
University of Keele 84% 4% 3% £9250 £14700 106 Newcastle under Lyme On campus Full-time
The University of Sheffield 85% 2% 3% £9250 £9250 £24450 £25670 153 Sheffield On campus Full-time
University of Exeter 81% 3% 4% £9250 £25000 160 Exeter On campus Full-time
University of Exeter 81% 3% 4% £9250 £25000 160 Exeter On campus Full-time
University of Keele 84% 4% 3% £9250 £17900 105 Newcastle under Lyme On campus Full-time
University of Keele 84% 4% 15% £9250 £17000 104 Newcastle under Lyme On campus Full-time
University of Keele 84% 4% 3% £9250 £17000 106 Newcastle under Lyme On campus Full-time
University of Keele 84% 0% 9% £9250 £17900 109 Newcastle under Lyme On campus Full-time
University of Keele 86% 0% 5% £9250 £17900 106 Newcastle under Lyme On campus Full-time
University of Exeter 81% 3% 4% £9250 £25000 160 Exeter On campus Full-time
University of Keele 84% 4% 3% £9250 £17000 106 Newcastle under Lyme On campus Full-time
The University of York 84% 1% 2% £9250 £24000 174 York On campus Full-time
University of Glasgow 92% 0% 0% £27750 £84080 201 Glasgow On campus Full-time
University of Keele 92% 0% 10% £9250 £17000 104 Newcastle under Lyme On campus Full-time
University of Keele 84% 4% 3% £9250 £17900 116 Newcastle under Lyme On campus Full-time
Kingston University - - - - - - Kingston upon Thames On campus Full-time
Loughborough University of Technology 84% 4% 3% - - 107 Loughborough On campus Full-time
Cardiff University 100% 0% 10% - - 161 Cardiff On campus Part-time
University of Birmingham 91% 5% 5% £9250 - 174 Birmingham On campus Full-time
Kingston University 89% - 11% - - 85 Kingston upon Thames On campus Full-time
The University of Manchester 73% 0% 0% - - 169 Manchester On campus Full-time
University of Leeds 78% 1% 7% - - 159 Leeds On campus Full-time
Newcastle University 70% 6% 10% £9250 - 118 Newcastle On campus Full-time
Newcastle University 79% 6% 0% £9250 - 133 Newcastle On campus Full-time
University of Liverpool 89% 5% 0% - - 146 Liverpool On campus Full-time
University of Liverpool 89% 5% 0% - - 146 Liverpool On campus Full-time
University of Leeds 78% 1% 7% - - 159 Leeds On campus Full-time
Kingston University 84% 4% 3% £9250 - 106 Kingston upon Thames On campus Full-time
Kingston University 89% - 11% £9250 - 85 Kingston upon Thames On campus Full-time
University of Leeds 78% 1% 15% - - 146 Leeds On campus Full-time
University of Surrey 90% 0% 15% - - 126 Guildford On campus Full-time
University of Sunderland 69% - 0% £9250 £13000 82 Sunderland On campus Full-time
Newcastle University 79% 0% 5% £9250 - 130 Newcastle On campus Full-time
University of Surrey 90% 0% 15% - - 126 Guildford On campus Full-time
University of Liverpool 87% 1% 10% - - 141 Liverpool On campus Full-time
University of Liverpool 87% 1% 10% - - 141 Liverpool On campus Full-time
The University of Warwick 86% 1% 0% £9250 - 134 Coventry On campus Full-time
Newcastle University 79% 0% 5% £9250 - 130 Newcastle On campus Full-time
University of Sunderland 69% - 0% £9250 £13000 82 Sunderland On campus Full-time
Nottingham Trent University 97% 5% 11% - - 110 Nottingham On campus Full-time
University of Birmingham 92% 5% 10% £9250 - 143 Birmingham On campus Full-time
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Student Reviews

Overall student satisfaction
90 /100
14861 students of Medicinal Chemistry in the UK replied

Primarily based on data from undergraduate degree students.

Salary

Primarily based on salary data of undergraduate students

Salary of all UK Graduates of Medicinal Chemistry

  15 months after graduation 3 years after graduation 5 years after graduation
Median salary £24070 £24173 £28962
25-75 percentile range £21000 - £28106 £19533 - £30815 £23248 - £36121

Salary of all UK Graduates of all subjects

  15 months after graduation 3 years after graduation 5 years after graduation
Median salary £24984 £24663 £29785
25-75 percentile range £21468 - £28442 £20068 - £29831 £24340 - £36548

Jobs & Career Perspectives

Career perspectives for Medicinal Chemistry

15 months after graduation, graduates of this subject were asked about their current circumstances of employment, what they do, and whether their activities and perspectives are directly related to their studies.

Current jobs

Among graduates of Medicinal Chemistry who indicated that they are working, the percentage below represents the number who “agree” or “strongly agree” with the statements about their job.

Job in line with future plans

Utilise skills from studies

Work is meaningful

Typical employers for graduates of Medicinal Chemistry

  • Biotechnology and Pharmaceutical Companies
  • Forensic Science Services
  • Government Departments
  • National Health Services
  • Research Institutes
  • Universities

Required skill level of job after 15 months

Among graduates of Medicinal Chemistry who indicated that they are working, the percentage below represents the number of highly skilled vs non-highly skilled jobs (Unistats).

% Skilled jobs

Jobs of graduates of Medicinal Chemistry (15 months after graduation)

Example below based on all graduates of Medicinal Chemistry at University of Brighton

40% Natural and social science professionals
30% Business and public service associate professionals
10% Sales occupations
10% Customer service occupations
10% Science, engineering and technology associate professionals

Grading Distribution

Students of Medicinal Chemistry in the UK received the following grades.

Entry Requirements / Admissions

UCAS Tariff of Accepted Students for Medicinal Chemistry

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FAQ

  • The following degrees are offered for Medicinal Chemistry studies:
  • Bachelor of Science (Honours) - BSc (Hons)
  • Master of Science (Honours) - Msci (Hons)
  • Master of Chemistry - MChem
  • Master of Science (Postgraduate) - MSc (PG)
  • Postgraduate Diploma - PgDip
  • Postgraduate Certificate - PgCert
  • Master of Science - MSc
  • Master of Chemistry (Honours) - MChem (Hons)
  • Bachelor of Science - BSc

Medicinal Chemistry at Cardiff University received the highest rating among all graduates in the National Student Survey year with a rating of 100 out of 100 among 10 respondents.

The median salary of graduates of Medicinal Chemistry was £24070 15 months after graduation, £24173 3 years after graduation and £28962 5 years after graduation.