Pharmaceutical Science

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Bachelor of Science in Pharmaceutical Science 3 year full time course in Waterford Institute of Technology

What is Pharmaceutical Science?

Pharmaceutical science combines a broad range of scientific subjects that are important for the discovery, development and manufacture of drugs and therapies.

What is the BSc in Pharmaceutical Science Course?

  • This is a three year degree aimed at producing graduates in pharmaceutical science.
  • Students will cover areas of chemical, biological and analytical sciences of particular relevance to the pharmaceutical industry.
  • Quality management is also covered which is very important for this area.
  • A project will be completed in year 3 where the student works independently in a particular research area.
  • The course allows you to obtain a worthwhile qualification after three years of study.
  • It allows a more flexible progression to further qualifications such as transfer to the fourth year of a related honours degree at WIT or ¬†elsewhere.

Pharmaceutical Science at WIT

Students are exposed to a wide range of state-of-the-art instrumentation and equipment at WIT and learn from researchers actively involved in cutting edge areas such as separation science, pharmaceutical drug delivery, biotechnology and environmental science.


  • Address Waterford Institute of Technology, Cork Road, Waterford
  • Phone 051 302000
  • Category Science & Technology
  • Location Co. Waterford

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