Why Pharmacy

Our Pharmacy MPharm degree gives you the chance to gain a strong foundation in the pharmaceutical sciences, and the knowledge and skills to support you in a career in pharmacy. Accredited by the General Pharmaceutical Council (GPhC), we combine science and professional practice over the whole four years of the course.

What you can do with a degree in Pharmacy

Pharmacists can work in a range of positions across various sectors within pharmacy including community, primary care, hospitals and industry. In addition to working as a practising Pharmacist, pharmacy graduates may consider a career in drug discovery, formulation, analysis and quality control, clinical trials, patents, medical journalism, regulatory affairs, medical sales and marketing, research and teaching. 

Our courses

Accredited courses

Professional body accreditation

This course is accredited by the General Pharmaceutical Council (GPhC), meaning you're taking the first steps toward becoming a legally qualified pharmacist. 

What our students say

92.19% of responders to the National Student Survey 2022 agreed that they had the right opportunities to work with other students as part of their course. 

Our facilities

Learn using state-of-the-art facilities and equipment

We have invested £18.2m in new science facilities and laboratories for Applied Sciences students including our purpose built, pharmacy practice suite.

What our graduates say

“I am incredibly passionate about pharmacy and its role in caring for and improving patients' lives. The quality of my undergraduate Pharmacy MPharm course at the University of Huddersfield was incredible and helped prepare me for the big world that is pharmacy. I fully enjoyed my time at Huddersfield.”

Rachelle Sayers, graduated Pharmacy MPharm 2020

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