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FACULTY OF
PHARMACEUTICAL SCIENCES

UCSI’s Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences stands out as one of Malaysia’s first pharmacy schools. The Faculty has a proud record of education and research in pharmaceutical sciences since 2000. Undergraduate and postgraduate programmes are both offered here with emphasis on serving the community. The Faculty boasts dedicated academic staff who are leading researchers in their own right and cutting-edge research facilities.

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HERE'S WHY UCSI IS YOUR #1 CHOICE

UCSI is Malaysia’s best private university for two years in a row. The rankings further solidified the university’s standing as one of the best in the country.

UCSI is one of Malaysia’s best for graduate employability after the university was ranked as one of the top universities that produces the most employable graduates.

*Source by Graduate Employability Ranking 2020

UCSI is the first in Southeast Asia to facilitate industry placement for students each year. UCSI has over 4,200 global companies as partners under its Co-Op programme.

*Source by Co-Operative Education Report (Edition 14/2017-2018)

One in five of UCSI students are awarded with merit based government scholarships or grants, which is a special trait of the university that benefits students greatly.

GREAT OPPORTUNITIES AHEAD

Quality Education

Our students have exceeded a 98% passing rate for three years in a row in the Malaysian Qualifying Examination for Practising Pharmacists

Unparalleled Educators

87% of our lecturers comprise of PhD holders and 65% are registered pharmacists with many years of contribution to pharmacy education and pharmaceutical research.

Student focused learning and teaching

Our programme emphasises on student-centred learning through Problem-based learning, project based learning and pharmacist role-play.

National Recognition

The Pharmaceutical service division, ministry of health recognises UCSI as a Provisionally Registered Pharmacist (PRP) training facility under the R&D pathway

Invaluable Opportunites

Our students are annually selected for research programmes by top universities:

  • University of Chicago (USA)
  • University of British Colombia (Canada)
  • Nihon Pharmaceutical University (Japan)
  • Community Outreach Program

    Our faculty staff and students are actively involved in various community outreach programs

  • Public Health Campaign
  • Know Your Medicine Campaign
  • UCSIPharmcare
  • ACCREDITED BY THE PHARMACY BOARD MALAYSIA

    Be the pharmacist of the highest calibre with full accreditation by the Pharmacy Board Malaysia, you are in the best hands at UCSI.

    PROGRAMMES

    Course Duration

    • 1 year

    Course Location

    • Kuala Lumpur and Kuching

    Intakes

    • January, May and September
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    Course Duration

    • 4 years

    Course Location

    • Kuala Lumpur

    Intakes

    • July

    Careers in:

    • Community pharmacy
    • Industrial pharmacy and hospital
    • Clinical pharmacy
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    Course Duration

    • Full-time: Minimum 1 year, maximum 3 years
    • Part-time: Minimum 2 years, maximum 6 years

    Course Location

    • Kuala Lumpur

    Intakes

    • January and July

    Careers in:

    • Hospital pharmacy practice
    • Community pharmacy practice
    • Academia
    • Research
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    Course Duration

    • Minimum 1 year – Maximum 3 years

    Course Location

    • Kuala Lumpur

    Intakes

    • January and July

    Career in:

    • Quality control
    • Research and development
    • Marketing or management
    • Government services at drug regulatory agencies,
    • Hospitals or clinical chemistry laboratories
    • Pharmaceutical education lecturers
    • Researchers
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    Course Duration

    • Minimum 1 Year – Maximum 3 Years (Duration of study is subject to progress of research work)

    Course Location

    • Kuala Lumpur

    Intakes

    • January and July

    Career in:

    • Formulation design and development scientist in Pharmaceutical companies
    • Research & development officer in government sector
    • Pharmaceutical regulatory affairs officers
    • Pharmaceutical quality assurance & control officer in Pharmaceutical companies
    • Pharmaceutical sales and marketing
    • Academia
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    Course Duration

    • Full-time: 3-5 years
    • Part-time: up to 7 years

    Course Location

    • Kuala Lumpur

    Intakes

    • January and July

    Career in:

    • Drug design and discovery scientists
    • Formulation design and development scientists
    • Clinical research officers/scientists
    • Drug regulatory affairs officers in government and private sector
    • Academia
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    CAREER PATHWAYS

    EXPERIENTIAL LEARNING

    During semesters, students also get exposure of professional training at different community pharmacies, industrial and hospital pharmacy settings.

    Community pharmacy attachment sites(or training sites)

  • Trustz Pharmacy
  • Guardian Pharmacy
  • Alpro Pharmacy
  • Big Pharmacy
  • Caring Pharmacy
  • Industrial attachment sites (or training sites)

  • Genecare Sdn Bhd
  • Dynapharm
  • Glaxo Smith Kline
  • Y.S.P. Industries
  • Blackmores
  • Natural Wellness Industries
  • Hospital attachment sites (or training sties)

  • Kuala Lumpur Hospital (HKL)
  • Sungai Buloh Hospital
  • Ampang Hospital
  • Selayang Hospital
  • Research attachment at notable universities

  • University of Chicago (US)
  • University of British Columbia (Canada)
  • Nihon Pharmaceutical University (Japan)
  • University of Brunei Darussalam
  • University of Puthisastra (Cambodia)
  • Universitas Muhammadiyah Purwokerto (Indonesia)
  • Manipal Academy of Higher Education (India)
  • Shiraz University of medical sciences
  • Student achievements & Testimonials

    SCHOLARSHIPS AND
    EDUCATION GRANTS

    UCSI UNIVERSITY TRUST SCHOLARSHIP

    • Applied for all programmes.
    • Open for Malaysian and international students.
    • Full or partial tuition fee waiver.

    UCSI UNIVERSITY TRUST GRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP

    • Applied for all postgraduate programmes.
    • Open for Malaysian and international students.
    • Full or partial tuition fee waiver.

    UCSI UNIVERSITY TRUST EDUCATION GRANT 2020

    • Student with good academic achievements and active participation in extra-curricular activities.
    • Applied for foundation study leading to degree programme, diploma programme or degree programmeition fee waiver.
    • Open for Malaysian students.
    • Partial tuition fee waiver.

    CONTACT US

    Address
    1, Jalan Menara Gading, UCSI Heights (Taman Connaught), Cheras 56000 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

    Contact Number
    (+603) 9101 8882

    WhatsApp Number(International)
    +6011-35182697