Leiden Academic Centre for Drug Research
The Leiden Academic Center for Drug Research (LACDR) is responsible for the research and education in Bio-Pharmaceutical Sciences carried out at Leiden University.
Our research is focused around teaching, and advancing innovative drug research, developing knowledge and expertise crucial for drug discovery, evaluation and (clinical) application. The institute was ranked 9th place in the 2015 QS World University Ranking.
The LACDR is focused around three clusters:
- Drug & Target Discovery ( Toxicology and Medicinal Chemistry)
- BioTherapeutics ( Biopharmaceutics and Drug Delivery Technology)
- Systems Pharmacology ( Pharmacology and Analytical Biosciences)
Our education ranges the Bachelor's and Master's programmes in Bio-Pharmaceutical Sciences and the LACDR PhD-programme. We are committed to provide quality graduate experiences in a personalized environment of cutting edge research and internationally renowned supervisors.