Chemistry and pharmaceutical techniques

5 years single cycle degree

Class: LM-13 - Pharmacy and industrial pharmacy

Duration: 5 years

Branch: Padova

Language: Italian


EU students and non-EU students with residency in Italy: 90

Number of non-EU students resident abroad: 5

of which Chinese ("Marco Polo" Programme): 1


Brief overview of the course

Characteristics and objectives
The course trains professionals with a solid cultural background in chemistry, biology and pharmacy. They are able to carry out the design, production, formulation and control of drugs in the pharmaceutical industry.
The course includes different curriculum, as well as to allow students to explore different materials because of their specific interests. The training includes an internship of six months in a public or hospital pharmacy, under the supervision of the pharmacist.

Occupational opportunities
Graduated students will find employment in public and private research labs (pharmaceutical companies), which will focus on the design, synthesis and development of drugs and health products, biological evaluation and pharmacological activity of drugs and products for health. They can find employment in pharmaceutical industries dealing with production, development and quality control. They may also exercise the profession of pharmacist or chemical after having obtained the necessary professional qualification.

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