Do you want to join a generation of highly skilled scientists? As opportunities in this versatile field continue to develop, there has never been a more important time to study Chemical Science. We’re here to help you find the ideal Biochemistry, Medicinal Chemistry, Pharmaceutical Science and Chemistry Clearing course for you.

UCAS Clearing Chemistry, Biochemistry and Medicinal Chemistry

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Our Chemical Science degrees enable you to build your foundation knowledge in core areas of Chemistry, Biochemistry, Medicinal Chemistry and Pharmaceutical Science.

You will be given the opportunity to develop the skills you need to work in the chemical industries sector, as well as the chance to gain experience in our state-of-the-art, industry-standard, £3 million Bodmer Laboratories.

Our full range of Chemical Science Clearing courses are listed below. Click on the links for more information about each course or call 0300 555 5030 to apply. Alternatively, request a call back today and one of our team will be in touch. 

Chemistry Clearing courses

Our Chemistry Clearing courses integrate the core branches of Organic, Physical and Inorganic Chemistry to meet the growing needs of employers seeking highly skilled chemists across a range of industries.

With an emphasis on integrating your understanding of concepts and applying laboratory skills to find answers to current problems, you will appreciate how Chemistry and its applications can transform the world we live in.

If you’re looking to gain hands-on experience while completing your academic studies, our Chemistry with Professional Studies course provides unique opportunities for Chemistry-related placements and research projects that are not available to students from other institutions. With links to international chemical company BASF and the Manchester Communications Academy, this degree programme is perfect for enhancing your career whilst completing your studies.

If you want to study Chemistry but need additional preparation, our Chemistry with a Foundation Year course will provide you with the skills required to progress to degree-level study.

Biochemistry Courses in Clearing

Biomedical Science student

Our Biochemistry degree Clearing courses are focused on knowledge and methods that can be applied to all fields of medicine and agriculture, as well as many chemical and health-related industries.

The study of Biochemistry is also unique in providing teaching and research in both protein structure and function, and genetic engineering – the two basic components of the rapidly expanding field of biotechnology.

If you’re interested in the study of Biochemistry but need additional preparation, our Biochemistry with a Foundation Year course will provide you with the skills required to progress to degree-level study.

We also provide the option to include a year of study in the USA at the University of Toledo in Ohio. Pursuing study at Toledo will give you the chance to work at the cutting-edge of Biochemistry, at a university considered to be a top global player for taking research from the laboratory to the world.

Medicinal Chemistry Clearing Courses

Our Medicinal Chemistry courses incorporate the design, development and monitoring of drugs which are essential in tackling new and existing diseases. This course integrates the range of subjects required to allow you to become a medicinal chemist. Subjects covered include both core areas of Chemistry and key areas of Biochemistry and Biology relevant to the discipline.

We also offer the opportunity to study Medicinal Chemistry with Professional Studies, where you will benefit from a year spent in industry which will enable you to develop your CV, gain hands-on experience and build connections in industry.

Pharmaceutical Science Degree Programmes

Our Pharmaceutical Science degree programmes are designed for students looking for careers in pharmaceutical and biotechnology industries. Our courses will also allow you to develop the skills needed for employment in research, teaching, animal health, food science, cosmetic science and scientific journalism.

The core pharmaceutical science skills you learn can be applied during an optional placement year, enabling you to gain experience in the workplace and to enhance your CV.

If you want to study Pharmaceutical Science but need additional preparation, our Pharmaceutical Science with a Foundation Year course will provide you with the skills required to progress to degree-level study

Lydia’s Story

As a student at Salford, you’ll get opportunities to go on placement where you can further your knowledge and passion for the Chemical Sciences and make a real contribution to new scientific developments. Hear from BSc (Hons) Medicinal Chemistry student Lydia about her experience on placement at Cancer Research UK.

Lydia Topping - Medicinal Chemistry

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If you have a strong interest in Chemical Science, want to operate in a cutting-edge research field and would like to gain hands-on industry experience, our Chemistry Clearing courses are ideal for you.

Call 0300 555 5030 today to apply or find out more about studying at Salford. We're open:

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