First and second cycle education

At the Department of Medicinal Chemistry and the Faculty of Pharmacy, you study in an environment characterised by inspiring teachers firmly established in frontline research and knowledge. Together with more than 1,100 fellow students, you build all the skills required to shoulder the responsibilities of tomorrow’s pharmaceutical experts.

Students at the Department of Medicinal Chemistry

Courses & Programmes

Database of Independent Projects

Here, as a student, you will find suggestions for an independent project in undergraduate education at the Department of Medicinal Chemistry. If you find a project that interests you, get in touch with the contact person for the project for more information.

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Course administration

You are always welcome to contact our course administrators for matters regarding our department's courses within programmes for pharmacists, prescriptionists and civil engineers, in biomedicine or our freestanding courses.

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Student life

As a student at Uppsala University, you have access to 13 student nations and six student unions. One of them is the Pharmaceutical Student Union, Farmis, which since 1896 has made student life as enjoyable and inspiring as possible while safeguarding the interests of our students. After graduation, many of our former students join the Alumni Association Farmis.

Student life at Uppsala UNiversity

Student life in Uppsala

At the Uppsala University webpage you can always find up-to-date information about Admission and registration, Student life, Support and services, Housing and financing, Your rights, Study abroad, IT for students, Degrees and Careers.

Student life in Uppsala

Pharmaceutical Student Union

The Pharmaceutical Student Union, Farmis, gathers pharmacy students at Uppsala University. Here, the Student Council works on education and student social issues, and the International Committee enable members to participate in congresses and build networks all over the world. Farmis also arranges Pharmada, the labor market day where many pharmacy students meet their future employers.

Pharmaceutical Student Union

Alumni Association Farmis

The Alumni Association Farmis welcomes all employees, former employees, students and former students with degrees from the Faculty of Pharmacy at Uppsala University  – or formerly the Pharmaceutical Institute, Stockholm.

Alumni Association Farmis

Uppsala University Alumni network

The Uppsala University Alumni Network is a global network for all former students and staff members of Uppsala University. The network offers you a way to keep in touch with the University and former classmates, as well as opportunities to meet new friends and give back to your alma mater. To date, over 27,000 alumni in nearly 130 countries around the world have chosen to become members.

Uppsala University Alumni network


Christian Sköld, Deputy Head of departmentChristian Sköld
Deputy Head of department, Senior lecturer, +46 (0)18-471 4285

Hanna Rodriguez, UtbildningshandläggareHanna Rodriguez
Faculty Administrator, Office for Medicine and Pharmacy, 072-999 95 09

Last modified: 2022-04-08