Bachelor of Pharmacy (Honours) and Master of Pharmacy

Monash University

Student rating (4.06) from 222 reviews


Masters Degree
Parkville, Melbourne
84.0 ATAR
5.0 years Full-Time
(or Part-Time equivalent)
9,359 Annual Fees (Domestic)
42,800 Annual Fees (International)
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Course Description

The world needs pharmacists. As the experts on medicines and the way they interact with the body, pharmacists play a vital role in improving the health of their communities. As the global population grows and ages, and as medicines become more complex, the need for pharmacists intensifies.

In 2017 we were named #2 in the world for pharmacy and pharmacology in the QS World University Rankings by Subject. Only Harvard ranked higher. In part, this is because we believe the world doesn’t just deserve more pharmacists; it deserves better pharmacists. We’ve launched the Bachelor of Pharmacy (Honours) / Master of Pharmacy to ensure our graduates go out into the world equipped with a higher level of learning.

Focus on the skills you need to make a difference
Our course ensures you have a thorough grasp of the underlying scientific disciplines – chemistry, biology, pharmacology and so on. But it also focuses on the key soft skills that make the difference between a good pharmacist and a great one. You’ll step up your skills through work placements in community pharmacies, hospitals, and other environments, practicing these skills while learning from some of Australia’s best pharmacists.

Exciting and challenging career options await, including working as a community, hospital or consultant pharmacist, or jobs in the pharmaceutical industry,...

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Additional Information

Same duration, higher qualification
The pathway to registration as a pharmacist in Australia generally takes five years. Traditionally, this has be...

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Start Dates
First Semester (February)
Entry Requirements


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