What are the best universities for Pharmacy and Pharmacology?

26 Nov 2018 - Francis Pearson

Why study for a degree in Pharmacy and Pharmacology?

A degree in Pharmacy and Pharmacology is a fantastic investment in your future. Pharmacists are hugely in demand, and a degree in this field gives you valuable knowledge and practical skills that can be applied in almost any country around the world.

There are also future financial benefits to Pharmacy and Pharmacology degrees. With the global demand for pharmacists growing faster than supply, pharmacy and pharmacology graduates can expect a starting salary significantly higher than graduates in many other disciplines.

Of course, your investment goes even further with a degree from one of the best universities for Pharmacy and Pharmacology.


So, what are the best universities for Pharmacy and Pharmacology?

Kaplan works with leading universities in the field of Pharmacy and Pharmacology. This offers international students access to some of the best ranked and most highly regarded degrees.

The University of Nottingham has one of the world’s very best Pharmacy and Pharmacology departments, ranked 2nd in the UK for Pharmacy and Pharmacology (Complete University Guide 2019) and 6th of all universities worldwide (QS World University Rankings 2018). By studying one of the many related degrees available at both undergraduate and postgraduate level, including Pharmacy and Drug Discovery and Pharmaceutical Sciences, you will be receiving one of the finest educations in the field.

Ranked 3rd in subject nationally is the University of Glasgow (Complete University Guide 2019). One of Scotland's four ancient universities, founded in 1451, Glasgow is a highly-regarded institution. The University offers options for undergraduate and postgraduate students, with degrees including Pharmacology and Clinical Pharmacology.

Also highly regarded in the field of Pharmacy and Pharmacology is the University of Liverpool , a red brick university ranked 5th in the UK (Guardian University Guide 2019). The Guardian rankings also rank the University 3rd for student satisfaction in the subject. Available degrees include Pharmacology and Medical Chemistry with Pharmacology.

Finally, The University of Birmingham is a another of the UK's red brick universities and holds a ranking of 7th nationally for Pharmacy and Pharmacology (Guardian University Guide 2019). The University offers degrees such as Chemistry and Pharmacology to both undergraduate and postgraduate students.

Pharmacy and Pharmacology in the USA

Kaplan also works with some brilliant US universities with Pharmacy and Pharmacology degrees. You can study Pharmaceutical Science at Boston's Northeastern University, or head to Phoenix to enrol at Arizona State University (ASU). Named the most innovative university in the USA (U.S. News Education 2018), ASU offers degrees in Pharmacy and Toxicology at it's West Campus.

How to study Pharmacy and Pharmacology in the UK or USA

Kaplan is partnered with universities with a huge range of degrees, including many in the field of Pharmacy and Pharmacology. Find Pharmacy and Pharmacology degrees using our degree finder, and discover the university and degree that are perfect for you.


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