School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Universiti Sains Malaysia

Master of Pharmacy (Clinical Pharmacy)

COURSEWORK MODE

K02 Master of Pharmacy (Clinical Pharmacy)


COURSE STRUCTURE
Semester I

  • Pharmacotherapeutics I
  • Clinical Pharmacy Practice
  • Biostatistics And Research Methodology
  • Clinical Pharmacokinetics

Semester II

  • Pharmacotherapeutics II
  • Pharmacotherapeutics III
  • Pharmacotherapeutics IV
  • Pharmacotherapeutics V 

Core Clerkship Courses

  • Internal Medicine
  • Intensive Care Medicine
  • Infectious Diseases
  • Surgery
  • Paediatrics

More details about MPharm Programme are available in MPharm Student Guide.


RESEARCH PROJECT AND DISSERTATION

The list of research advisors can be found here:

https://pha.usm.my/index.php/organisation02/academic-staff/discipline-of-clinical-pharmacy


ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

Candidates are required to possess:

Malaysian candidates:

  • A BSc (Pharmacy) with CGPA of 2.75/4.00 or above; or
  • A BSc (Pharmacy) with CGPA of 2.5 - 2.74/4.00, subject to additional requirements below and approval from the school postgraduate committee and the school board; 
    • Professional experience in related field- 3year; or,
    • One (1) academic publications (journals, not proceeding(s)) in related field; or
    • Grade B for major/ elective courses; or,
    • Grade B+ in final year project

International candidates:

  • A BSc (Pharmacy) with CGPA of 3.00/4.00 or equivalent; or
  • A BSc (Pharmacy) with CGPA of 2.75 - 2.99/4.00, subject to additional requirements below and approval from the school postgraduate committee and the school board; 
    • Professional experience in related field- 3year; or,
    • One (1) academic publications (journals, not proceeding(s)) in related field; or
    • Grade B for major/ elective courses; or,
    • Grade B+ in final year project

LANGUAGE REQUIREMENTS

(Applicable for International Applicants Only)

  • A minimum score of 80 in Internet- Based TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) ;or
  • A minimum score of Band 6.0 in IELTS (International English Language Testing System);or
  • A minimum score of 169 in Cambridge English: Advance (CAE);or
  • A minimum score of 169 in Cambridge English: Proficiency (CPE);or
  • A minimum score of 59 in Pearson Test of English (PTE);or
  • A minimum score of Band 4 in Malaysian University English Test (MUET)

Exemption can be given if:

  • English is the candidate's mother tongue or National Language; or
  • The candidate graduated from an Institution of Higher Learning in which the medium of instruction is English.

DURATION
Full-time: Min 2 semesters (12 months) / Max 4 semesters (24 months)
Intake: September/October

 

FEES
Malaysian
 
Malaysian (MYR)  International (USD) 
  • Registration Fee : 340.00
  • Tuition Fee : 365.00 X 40 Units = 14,600.00
  • Convocation Fee : 200.00
  • Registration Fees : 227.50
  • Personal Bond : 1000.00
  • Tuition Fees : 136.25 X 40 Units = 5450.00
  • Convocation Fee : 50.00
** Fees are subject to change. Please refer to Admission USM for the latest fee structure.
 
 
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School of Pharmaceutical Sciences,
11800 Universiti Sains Malaysia, Pulau Pinang, Malaysia.

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