What do you need to get in?
Main entry requirements
ABB to include Chemistry or Biology and a second Science subject at minimum AB
Advanced Higher Chemistry or Biology and a second Science required
2 HL subjects at grade 6 to include HL Chemistry or Biology and one other Science subject (from Maths, Physics, Biology, Chemistry, Psychology) and 1 other HL subject at Grade 5. SL Maths and English at grade 4 or HL Maths and English at grade 3
If your qualifications aren’t listed here, you can use our UCAS points guide of 128 and refer to the university’s website for full details of all entry routes and requirements.
% applicants receiving offers52%
Provided by UCAS, this is the percentage of applicants who were offered a place on the course last year. Note that not all applicants receiving offers will take up the place, so this figure is likely to differ from applicants to places.
Tuition fee & financial support£9,250
Maximum annual fee for UK students. NHS-funded, sandwich or part-time course fees may vary.
If you live in:
- Scotland and go to a Scottish university, you won’t pay tuition fees
- Northern Ireland and go to an NI uni, you’ll pay £3,805 in tuition fees
- Wales you’ll pay £3,810 in fees and get a tuition fee grant to cover the rest
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Bradford School of Pharmacy scored 23/24 (Excellent) in the latest subject specialist review of teaching quality. In the latest Research Assessment Exercise 85% of our research was recognised as of international quality with 15% being world-leading. Many of our graduates hold leading posts across the pharmacy professions both in the UK and overseas. We produce pharmacists who, on graduation, are fully equipped to practice within a dynamic healthcare system, can adapt to change and continue educational and professional development throughout their working life. We offer a truly innovative curriculum to enable this. You can study our 4-year Mpharm course after which, with support and guidance from staff, you would need to organise a pre-registration year. Our students tell us that our staff are friendly and supportive and we are unique among schools of pharmacy in using Team-Based Learning (TBL) for the majority of our activities. In TBL classes you will learning within a team of 5-6 students, supported by enthusiastic, caring and approachable expert staff who are committed to ensure you are fully prepared for the many roles that pharmacists undertake. We want you to obtain the most out of your studies and training. To help you achieve this, when you arrive you will be allocated a Personal Academic Tutor who will be your key contact throughout your time with us. Your tutor and other dedicated staff will also support you to develop the capabilities required by pharmacy employers using our Capability Framework, hence optimising your employability. Your tutor will give you advice on any problems you may have â?? be they academic, financial or personal and if necessary, will direct you to the appropriate specialist welfare resources of the University to ensure that problems can be dealt with speedily with minimal effect on your studies. When you attend an Applicant Experience Day you will have a taster session of team-based learning so please do come and visit.
Core: capability in pharmacy 1,2,3 and 4; consultation skills a (minor ailments); consultation skills b (long-term conditions); consultation skills c (optimal medicines use); foundation studies for pharmacy 1 (molecules to systems); foundation studies for pharmacy 2 (life cycle of medicines); foundation studies for pharmacy 3 (promoting health and wellbeing); foundation studies for pharmacy 4 (prescription processing); nutrition, metabolism and reproduction 1 and 2; senses, thoughts and movement 1 and 2; student-selected component; transport 1 and 2 (cardiovascular, urinary and respiratory).
The University of Bradford is a fantastic place to study, socialise and get involved with, whether it's through the wide range of courses or the many sports, societies, media and entertainments at the Students' Union. Our new £8million Student Central building holds a 1,300-capacity club, radio station, four bars, bookable rooms for students and a huge outdoor grass area.
How you'll spend your time
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- Lectures / seminars
- Independent study
How you'll be assessed
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- Written exams
- Practical exams
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Typical Ucas points
2:1 or above
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