Strathclyde Institute of Pharmacy and Biomedical Sciences (SIPBS) building

Strathclyde Institute of Pharmacy & Biomedical Sciences What do we do?

The Strathclyde Institute of Pharmacy & Biomedical Sciences is a leading centre for research and training focused on the discovery, development and delivery of better medicines. We're committed to the delivery of useful learning, world-class research, technological innovation and contributions to society.

Our research and work with business & industry focuses on many different areas including:

  • making discoveries in basic bioscience that can lead to viable drug discovery programmes
  • creating innovative manufacturing and formulation of pharmaceuticals
  • using pharmacoepidemiology and practice-based research to ensure the most effective and efficient use of medicines

Our School of Pharmacy is one of the top in the UK. We deliver an accredited MPharm degree which is accredited by the General Pharmaceutical Council (GPhC).

Our undergraduate and postgraduate degrees courses in biomedical sciences provide an excellent foundation in cell and molecular bioscience with a specific focus on immunology, microbiology, pharmacology and biochemistry.

We have a thriving postgraduate research community undertaking MPhil, PhD and DPharm higher degrees within our different research groups.

Our Masters degrees and continuing professional development programmes are designed to enhance students' skills and knowledge, with emphasis on usefulness in real-world settings.

Find out more about studying at Strathclyde.