Master of Science (MSc) in Medicinal Chemistry
Are you fascinated by organic chemistry and designing potential drug substances? Then the master’s programme in Medicinal Chemistry is the answer for you.
"The medicinal chemists at Novo Nordisk are challenged with design, synthesis and conjugation of chemical building blocks to proteins in search of improving the properties of these biological pharmaceuticals.
Thomas Høeg-Jensen, Principal Scientist, Novo Nordisk
As a medicinal chemist you can expect to find work in the area of the pharmaceutical, biopharmaceutical and biotech industry that conducts research into new drugs – either as soon as you graduate or after completing a PhD course, for example, via the Drug Research Academy. The MSc in Medicinal Chemistry is a springboard to a research-based career.
The programme is offered in English.
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