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1 Year
September 2024
Campus Taught

Our MSc Nanomedicine course is ideal if you want to be at the forefront of this fast-growing interdisciplinary field. You’ll learn how Nanomedicine is impacting future health solutions and pursue a career in this area.

Why study with us

  • Interdisciplinary course interfacing Clinical Medicine, Pharmaceutical Nanotechnology, Regulatory, Quality Assurance, Toxicology and Biomedical Sciences.
  • Taught by world-leading academics, research scientists, clinicians and industry experts providing rigorous practical training in cutting-edge technical skills in our world-class research facilities.
  • Multidisciplinary laboratory-based research projects and opportunity to go for professional placement to gain valuable work experience.

What you'll do

  • You’ll develop a range of transferable skills required in the global Pharmaceutical and Nanobiotechnology industry, in the area of Nanomedicine and beyond.
  • Gain in-depth knowledge of Nanomedicine development and its clinical translation.
  • Build your research skills and practical experience and develop competence in scientific methods within the context of Nanomedicine, and apply for current and future clinical needs.

Module overview

Course delivery

Following the pandemic, we have found that some courses benefit from a blended learning and teaching approach. Therefore, the majority of your teaching will be face-to-face on campus aside from a small amount of online teaching where we have learnt it works best.


Please note the delivery information for this course is accurate for the academic year 2023/24. The information displayed in this section may not yet accurately reflect how the course will be delivered in 2024/25 but this information will be updated by October 2023.

Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of our published course information. However, our programmes are subject to ongoing review and development. Changing circumstances may cause alteration to, or the cancellation of, courses. Changes may be necessary to comply with the requirements of accrediting bodies or revisions to subject benchmarks statements. As well as to keep courses updated and contemporary, or as a result of student feedback. We reserve the right to make variations if we consider such action to be necessary or in the best interests of students.

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Academic expertise

Future careers

Nanomedicine graduates will be suitable for a wider sector of life science industry careers, including the biotechnological and pharmaceutical industry and in niche Nanobiotechnology and Nanomedicine companies, or pursue careers in research, academia or further studies (PhD).

Fees and funding

Full-time£9,000 per year
Sandwich year£2,500 for the sandwich year
Full-time£16,900 per year

Scholarships and bursaries

We have a wide range of bursaries, scholarships and funds available to help support you whilst studying with us.

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This course is based in the School of Pharmacy and Biomedical Sciences

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