Study chemistry, pharmaceutical science and pharmacy

We're ranked No.2 in London for pharmacy and pharmacology (Guardian University League table 2022). On each of our courses you'll develop extensive practical skills in our £6.8 million laboratories, using the latest high-tech equipment and be taught by research active academic staff, ensuring your learning is at the forefront of the industry.


Our pharmacy course is fully accredited by the General Pharmaceutical Council and is run jointly by Kingston University and St George's, University of London so you'll have access to the specialist facilities and staff expertise of St George's.

Our pharmacology degree is taught by award-winning experts with a focus on biological and physiological processes. Our graduates work in clinical trials, drug research, medical writing, pharmaceutical marketing, and science communication.

Pharmaceutical science

On our pharmaceutical science courses, you'll take part in innovative research, including new methods of drug delivery and drug synthesis. Pharmaceutical science is a growth area with good job prospects including areas such as research, development and regulatory affairs.


Our chemistry courses will provide you with extensive practical skills in our newly refurbished state-of-the-art laboratories, which includes networked computers for each workspace. You'll have the opportunity to do a one-year work placement to gain valuable experience and help prepare you for a career in chemistry.