Pharmacology BSc (Hons)

University of Leeds

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UCAS CODE B210
Pharmacology is the scientific study of medicines and other drugs and is therefore essential to all medical disciplines and the treatment of disease. You’ll learn how drugs work in the body, how they are discovered and developed for human use, and how they can sometimes have unwanted effects.You’ll develop your specialist knowledge, while building on the foundations of human and molecular biology, with areas such as psychopharmacology, antiviral therapy, cancer therapy and molecular ... READ MORE

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Full time with year in industry | Main Site | 4 Years | 28-SEP-22

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Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
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39th / 131
CUG ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2022
20th
CUG subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2022
17th

Start date and duration

Start date
28-SEP-22
Full Time With Year In Industry
4 Years

Pharmacology

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 - 95 = 5% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Employment rate
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Average salary
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Pharmacology graduate salary at this uni
£23,000
UK Pharmacology graduate salary
£21,000

Modules
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Source: IDP Connect, November 2021

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Source: HESA, 2018

Pharmacology

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
Chemistry
94%
Biology
87%
Mathematics
52%
Psychology
17%
Geography
12%

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Latest Pharmacology reviews

Pharmacology
SR
Student Reviewer
19 Jan 14

Pharmacology BSc (Hons)

This is my first year in Leeds and I really feel like it didn't take long to settle in! There's so much to do on campus...
SR
Student Reviewer
31 Oct 13

Pharmacology BSc (Hons)

Having been at another university for three years prior to this I am really impressed with the facilities on offer at...

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Student rating ( 4.8) 4 reviews

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4 star 25%
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Student rating ( 4.2) 1,633 reviews

5 star 41%
4 star 48%
3 star 9%
2 star 2%
1 star 0%

Where you'll study

University of Leeds

Woodhouse Lane Leeds
LS2 9JT United Kingdom Nearest train station: Leeds  0.6 miles away

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