Program Information

School: University of Toronto – St. George
Faculty: Arts and Sciences
Degree: Bachelor; Honours
Field of Study: Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Chemistry (MS, PhD)
Description: Pharmaceutical Chemistry combines knowledge of the biological, medical, and physical sciences in the study of the scientific aspect of drug therapy. The emphasis is on the chemical nature of the reactions and interactions involved in drug therapy. The students will receive a solid background in the aspects of chemistry the most relevant to drugs: physical, organic, and analytical chemistry. They will also learn the fundamental aspects of the synthesis, manufacture, use, and mode of action of drugs.
URL: Pharmaceutical Chemistry (HBSc) at University of Toronto – St. George
Length: 4 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
International: $49,800

Cost per year is based on the 2018-2019 academic year.

Admission Requirements

Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)* 80 to 100
Prerequisites:*

These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.

  •  Grade12 English 
  •  Grade12 Calculus and Vectors 
  •  Grade12 Biology 
  •  Grade12 Chemistry 
  •  Grade12 Physics 

Applicants are required to have an Ontario Secondary School Diploma: Grade 12 English (ENG4U), Calculus (MCV4U) plus four additional U/M courses; Grade 12 Biology (SBI4U), Chemistry (SCH4U) and Physics (SPH4U) are program prerequisites.