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MSc Advanced Community Pharmacy Practice / Overview

Year of entry: 2020

Degree awarded
MSc, PG Dip, PG Cert Part time
Duration
MSc 3 years
Entry requirements
You should have an honours degree in pharmacy. You must be registered as a pharmacist with the General Pharmaceutical Council.

Full entry requirements

Number of places/applicants
Up to 150 places per unit, per cohort.
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 have two entry points each academic year in September and January. Study dates for 2020 may differ due to Covid-19. Offer holders will be informed via email.

See the advice to applicants section below for details of the supporting documents we require with your form.

Course options

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

Course overview

Funded by the Pharmacy Integration Fund.
Funded by the Pharmacy Integration Fund.
  • Take advantage of Health Education England funding to gain a fully-funded PGCert award.
  • Develop your clinical, applied practice, leadership and research skills while working as a pharmacist thanks to our part-time online distance learning approach.
  • Study at a university ranked 5th in the UK and 10th in the world for Pharmacy and Pharmacology (QS World University Rankings 2020).
  • Our learning materials are accredited by the Royal Pharmaceutical Society .
  • Open up a new career in pharmacy or take on exciting new challenges in your current role on completion of one or more of our units.

Open days

Attending an open day is a great way to find out what studying at Manchester is like. Find out about our upcoming open days .

You can also watch webinar recordings from our recent virtual open week, including subject-specific sessions and webinars about general topics such as teaching and funding. Visit the postgraduate taught virtual open week website for a list of sessions.

Fees

For entry in the academic year beginning September 2020, the tuition fees are as follows:

  • MSc (part-time distance learning)
    UK/EU students (per annum): £3,150 in year 1 and 2, £4,200 in year 3
  • PGDip (part-time distance learning)
    UK/EU students (per annum): Fees paid via block contract
  • PGCert (part-time distance learning)
    UK/EU students (per annum): Fees paid via block contract

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
Email
School/Faculty
Faculty of Biology, Medicine and Health

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