Strathclyde Institute of Pharmacy & Biomedical Sciences (SIPBS) is a leading centre for research focused on new medicines, better medicines and better use of medicines.
SIPBS is a top UK School of Pharmacy delivering an accredited four year MPharm degree together with a range of accredited BSc and MSci degrees in the Biomedical Sciences.
We offer a number of taught Masters degrees and have a thriving postgraduate research community undertaking PhD and MPhil higher degrees.
SIPBS is committed to supporting equality and diversity for all our staff and students.
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Cancer Research UK Formulation Unit
This cutting-edge unit develops putative anti-cancer drugs to a level suitable for Phase I and II clinical trials. Expertise ranges from drug characterisation, to formulation development and regulatory requirements. Find out more about the unit.
SIPBS rank 3rd in the UK for Pharmacology and Pharmacy
(Complete University Guide 2024)
Centre for Innovative Manufacturing in Continuous Manufacturing and Crystallisation (CMAC)
CMAC works closely with our industry partners with a shared vision to accelerate the adoption of continuous manufacturing processes, systems and plants for the production of high-value chemical products to higher quality, at lower cost and more sustainably.
Industrial Biotechnology Innovation Centre (IBioIC)
IBioIC are specialists in the industrial biotechnology (IB) sector, with a deep embedded knowledge and the technical expertise to help stimulate the growth and success of the IB industry in Scotland by connecting the dots between industry, academia and government.
In REF2021, SIPBS was part of a submission that was the highest-performing Scottish institution in UoA3