Pharmaceutical and Cosmetic Science BSc (Hons)

De Montfort University

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Course info

UCAS CODE B204
Developed by a pharmacy team, this degree course provides an understanding of the chemistry and engineering components of pharmaceutical and cosmetic product design and manufacture.Our research-active academics have experience in the fields of pharmacy, engineering, chemistry, pharmacology and microbiology. Their strong collaborations with the pharmaceutical and cosmetic industries mean that this curriculum is continuously reviewed to ensure we’re equipping our students with the advanced skills ... READ MORE

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Uni rankings

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WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2022 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
14th / 95
CUG ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2023
110th
CUG subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2023
41st

Start date and duration

Start date
25-SEP-23
Full Time
3 Years

Chemistry

Drop-out rate
Drop-out rate
The percentage of students who didn't finish the course.
Calculated by 100% - (% of students continuing course + % of students completed course)
100 - 80 = 20% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Employment rate
Employment rate
The percentage of students in full-time work 6 months after finishing their course.
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Chemistry graduate salary at this uni
£19,000
UK Chemistry graduate salary
£21,000

Modules
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Source: IDP Connect, September 2022

Entry requirements
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A level
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Previous study
Previous study
The most common A-levels taken by students who end up studying this subject at uni.
Source: HESA, 2018

Chemistry

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
Chemistry
88%
Biology
66%
Mathematics
41%
Psychology
14%
Physics
11%

Tuition fees

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Students from Other UK
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£9,250 per year
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Students from England Students from England
England Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Scotland Students from Scotland
Scotland Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Wales Students from Wales
Wales Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Northern Ireland Students from Northern Ireland
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Students from Channel Islands
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£14,750 per year
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Students from EU EU Students
EU Fees
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£14,750 per year
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Student rating ( 4.1) 11 reviews

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Student rating ( 4.0) 1,053 reviews

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De Montfort University
CUG ranking
110th
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 4.0)
De Montfort University Leicester (DMU) is a leading UK institution with a focus on diversity and careers. DMU’s strategy to become ‘The Empowering University’ aims to create opportunities to empower students, staff and the wider community to create a fairer and more sustainable society that transforms lives. The university’s Education 2030 programme reflects how they believe education should look in the next 10 years and beyond. A simplified timetable and the support of a core learning community helps make learning student-centred and gives students more time to follow their passions both inside and outside the classroom. The DMU campus is in the heart of Leicester and prioritises sustainability and inclusivity to create a friendly and supportive environment where students can thrive.

Where you'll study

De Montfort University

The Gateway Leicester
Leicestershire
LE1 9BH United Kingdom Nearest train station: Leicester  0.4 miles away

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