Pharmaceutical Chemistry

Study how the pharmaceutical industry, designs, synthesizes and develops new drugs.


Be involved in scientific research that makes a real difference in advancing our understanding of life and how to improve it.

Learn the science behind drug design and development.

Enjoy the many benefits of small class sizes, such as greater interaction with professors, lab time, personal tutorial sessions, and a great group dynamic.

Gain hands-on experience by working on research projects with your professors and scientists at the university, the Health Sciences North Research Institute, and the Northern Ontario School of Medicine.


Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry

Key Features

Excellente préparation pour les membres de la population étudiante qui s’intéressent à une carrière en pharmaceutique
Accredited by the Canadian Society for Chemistry
Hands-on approach to instrumentation is a great preparation for the job market

Career Opportunities

Graduates can rest assured knowing there is a multitude of career options they can explore post-graduation. Some career options include, but are not limited to:

  • School of Pharmacy
  • Pharmaceutical Industry
  • Drug Design and Development
  • Patent Agent
  • Science Educator
  • Quality Control Chemist
  • Scientific Researcher
  • Laboratory Manager

Many of these careers can be found in the public and private sector.

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