Masters in physical sciences and medicinal chemistry in Kaunas university of technology
Medicinal Chemistry interdisciplinary area of studies and scientific research, which involves chemistry, biology, pharmacy and other sciences for creation and development of new medicines. The scope of the programme is preparation of qualified, motivated and creative specialists, who have deep knowledge of chemistry and research skills, are able to formulate and solve the issues of medicinal chemistry science and pharmaceutical industry, seeking to work at the high tech scientific and industrial companies, which produce and supply pharmaceutical preparations, or to continue their education in doctoral studies.
University Bachelor (a minimum of a 3 years) degree certificate and its supplement (legalised by Ministry of Foreign Affairs, translated into English and notary verified); Minimum average grade (CGPA) > 60 % in each entry subject; Research activities, articles are not required but gives higher entry score. Entry score is calculated where the weight in % of each entry subject is as follows: 70% CGPA, 20% Research activities, articles, if any (portfolio for Architecture), 10% Motivation (skype interview), Proficiency in English: IELTS 6.0, TOEFL 85, CEFR C1, or equivalent, motivation letter followed by skype interview, Digital photo, Notary verified copy of passport or ID (for the EU citizens only).
Specialists of medicinal chemistry will have a good theoretical preparation and will be able to apply their knowledge in practice. Interdisciplinary nature of the preparation of specialists will enable a more versatile implementation of their ideas. Programme graduates can be employed at pharmaceutical companies or institutions related to the research of pharmaceutical preparations.