If you are an overseas pharmacist who is currently practising in your respective country and want to enhance your clinical and research expertise and gain hands-on experience of pharmacy practice research in the UK. This degree offers a unique blend of knowledge and training with hands-on research experience adapted for the most popular career pathways in the pharmacy profession. As part of the course you will carry out a pharmacy practice research project. Scholarships: International students who meet the eligibility criteria and are self-sponsored will be awarded a scholarship of upto £2,000.There is no need to complete an application form and you will be advised if you have been successful when you receive an offer of a place on the course.
We offer the following modules Applied Therapeutics Clinical Pharmacy Practice International Practice and Policy Formulation Design and Development Drug Design and Development Research Methods in Pharmacy Practice Pharmacy Practice Research Project You will gain significant practical experience and confidence whilst studying on this course as you will be exposed to simulated and real-life situations. You will also be shown how to use various IT resources in a pharmacy, and various clinical information resources used in a clinical practice. You will also have access to online resources on academic/scientific writing and additional support from Academic Skills Tutors if required.
Considerable emphasis is placed on guided by independent learning. Modules are assessed by a combination of a piece of course work, practical assessments to ensure you are able to undertake the tasks as required, and by an end of module test.
Entry requirements for this course are normally: * A minimum of a second class honours degree in Pharmacy or its international equivalent * Current registration with the relevant regulatory authority to practice as a Pharmacist in any jurisdiction * A letter confirming good standing from a relevant body under which you have worked, prior to your application * At least 3-months relevant work experience before starting the course
English language requirements
If your first language is not English, you will need to meet the minimum requirements of an English Language qualification. The minimum for IELTS is 6.0 overall with no element lower than 6.0, or equivalent will be considered acceptable.
Read more about the University’s entry requirements for students outside of the UK on our 'Where are you from?' information pages
Fees and funding
*This is a provisional fee and subject to change.