Explore Pharmacy

Our Pharmaceutical Science CAG is completely unique.

It has 1,500 staff and students, working together to help provide millions of treatments for people all across south east London, as well as driving world-leading research. (Pharmaceutical Science CAG)

Research: We’re a major global force in the discovery of new drugs. Right now, we are supporting nearly 450 clinical trials of new medicines to treat everything from cancer to schizophrenia. We’re involved at every stage of research – from discovering drugs, to doing the first clinical trials where people actually take new medicines, to helping research the best ways to formulate particular drugs to make them most effective and easy to take.

Education: We’re a force to be reckoned with in education, too. Our pharmacy and pharmacology courses being ranked third in the world in the 2014 QS World University Rankings. As well as running a range of degree courses, we also provide pre-registration training for pharmacy graduates, as well as more than 300 full and part-time PhD studentships.

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