The University of Reading has an established reputation for research into the application of chemical, pharmaceutical and pharmacological expertise to areas of therapeutic and biological importance.
There is a collaborative environment across
the University. In particular, the School
of Pharmacy has become integrated
with the Brain Embodiment Laboratory
(BEL) following a £300,000 investment to
establish electrophysiology/tissue culture
facilities and expand collaborations with
We have a range of fantastic research
facilities, including the £4 million Chemical
Analysis Facility. This provides access to
a wide range of modern equipment and
expertise essential for modern chemical
and pharmaceutical research and our
burgeoning activity at the chemistrybiology
Strong links with industry allow access
to industrial laboratories and facilities to
support your research. Many of our staff
hold external appointments at various
national and international research
committees, which provide additional
opportunities for participation in
conferences and other networking events.
Centre for Inter-Professional
Postgraduate Education and
The Centre for Inter-Professional Postgraduate Education and Training responds to the current
and emerging needs of pharmacists
and related healthcare workers. This
is achieved through the provision of a
taught inter-professional programme for
prescribing, competency assessment, the
advanced community pharmacy services of
Medicines Use Review (MUR), and taught,
distance or work-based learning support
for Continuing Professional Development
up to master’s level.
Looking for postgraduate research opportunities?
Come to Reading for your PhD or professional doctorate and join a talented and diverse community of fellow researchers working to improve lives across the globe.