MSc Clinical Pharmacy / Overview

Year of entry: 2021

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Degree awarded
Master of Science
Duration
MSc 3 years PT, PGDip 2 years PT
Entry requirements

We require an honours degree in pharmacy (minimum Lower Second or equivalent).

Full entry requirements

Number of places/applicants

100 places (including 40 for the blended route)

How to apply

Please apply via our online application form . See the application and selection section for details of the supporting documents we require.

We recommend that you apply as early as possible. We reserve the right to close applications if the course is full.

Course options

Full-time Part-time Full-time distance learning Part-time distance learning
MSc N N N Y
PGDip N N N Y

Course overview

Royal Pharmaceutical Society accreditation
This course is accredited by the Royal Pharmaceutical Society as a Foundation School.
  • Develop clinical, leadership and research skills while working as a pharmacist with our part-time distance and blended learning options
  • Study at a university ranked 5th in the UK for Pharmacy and Pharmacology (QS Rankings 2020)
  • Our course is one of only a handful of courses that is accredited by the  Royal Pharmaceutical Society  as a Foundation School
  • Open up a new career, upskill or get more involved in research upon completion of this course
  • Front-line healthcare workers are supported with additional flexibility to align busy schedules with part-time study on our online programme

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Fees

For entry in the academic year beginning September 2021, the tuition fees are as follows:

  • MSc (part-time distance learning)
    UK students (per annum): £3,150 in year 1 and 2, £4,200 in year 3
    International, including EU, students (per annum): £7,200 in year 1 and 2, £9,600 in year 3
  • PGDip (part-time distance learning)
    UK students (per annum): £3,150 per annum
    International, including EU, students (per annum): £7,200 per annum
  • Modular (part-time distance learning)
    UK students (per annum): £1,250 per 15 credit module
    International, including EU, students (per annum): £2,800 per 15 credit module

Further information for EU students can be found on our dedicated EU page.

All fees for entry will be subject to yearly review and incremental rises per annum are also likely over the duration of courses lasting more than a year for UK/EU students (fees are fixed for international students, for the course duration at the year of entry).

For general fees information please visit: postgraduate fees .

Always contact the department via  pgtaught.pharmacy@manchester.ac.uk if you are unsure which fee applies to your qualification award and method of attendance.

Policy on additional costs

All students should normally be able to complete their programme of study without incurring additional study costs over and above the tuition fee for that programme. Any unavoidable additional compulsory costs totalling more than 1% of the annual home undergraduate fee per annum, regardless of whether the programme in question is undergraduate or postgraduate taught, will be made clear to you at the point of application. Further information can be found in the University's Policy on additional costs incurred by students on undergraduate and postgraduate taught programmes (PDF document, 91KB).

Contact details

School/Faculty
Faculty of Biology, Medicine and Health
Telephone
+44 (0)161 306 0604
Email
Website
https://www.bmh.manchester.ac.uk/pharmacy/
School/Faculty
Faculty of Biology, Medicine and Health

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