FACULTY OF PHARMACEUTICAL SCIENCES AT UCSI

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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Misconceptions about Pharmacist:Clarification by the Experts from Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences

The roles of pharmacists with the advancement of technology (IR 4.0

WHY STUDY PHARMACEUTICAL SCIENCES AT UCSI UNIVERSITY

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  • QUALITY PHARMACY PROGRAMME WITH AFFORDABLE FEES

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

  • Qualified and experienced academic staff

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

  • A STUDENT-CENTRED LEARNING AND TEACHING

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

  • Annual book prize awards

    Cash rewards for outstanding student achievers.

  • COMPREHENSIVE WORKPLACE-BASED EXPERIENTIAL LEARNING WITH PROVISIONALLY REGISTERED PHARMACISTS (PRP) PATHWAY

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

  • Community Outreach Programme

    Our faculty staff and students are actively involved in various community outreach programs: Public Health Campaign, Know Your Medicine Campaign and UCSI Pharmcare.

Events

Date Time Venue Workshops
22 May 2021 10am-11am Pharmacy Physiology and Pharmacology Lab, Ground Floor, Block A, UCSI University Neurobiology of Substance Abuse?

This topic explores substance abuse from the perspective of Neurobiology.
29 May 2021 10am-11am Pharmacy Physiology and Pharmacology Lab, Ground Floor, Block A, UCSI University Formulation Dosage Forms

This topic is an introduction to the different dosage forms like pharmaceutical, biopharmaceutical, nutraceutical, herbaceutical, and cosmeceuticals.
5th June 2021 10am-11am Pharmacy Physiology and Pharmacology Lab, Ground Floor, Block A, UCSI University Artificial Intelligence in Formulation Science

This topic introduces students to the exciting world of AI and how it helps in finding new medicines faster than ever.
12th June 2021 10am-11am Pharmacy Physiology and Pharmacology Lab, Ground Floor, Block A, UCSI University Is Pharmacy A Suitable Course For Me?

The topic will assist SPM or Foundation Science student in making a choice to study pharmacy.
19th June 2021 10am-11am Pharmacy Physiology and Pharmacology Lab, Ground Floor, Block A, UCSI University Patient Care: What Do Pharmacist Do?

This topic is an introduction to pharmaceutical care
26th June 2021 10am-11am Pharmacy Physiology and Pharmacology Lab, Ground Floor, Block A, UCSI University Spectra Analysis of Formulation

Formulation is a major component in the development of effective products. Infrared Spectroscopy (FTIR) provides valuable information into the structural and physical components.

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.

why UCSI?

UCSI QS Ranking 2021

UCSI University is one of the world's top 400 universities.

Employability

One of the best in producing employable graduates .

Southeast Asia

First in Southeast Asia to facilitate industry placement.

Scholarships

One in five of UCSI students are awarded with merit-based government scholarships.

PROGRAMMES List

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Foundation in Science (Pharmacy)
Bachelor of Pharmacy (Hons)
Master of Clinical Pharmacy Practice
MSc in Pharmaceutical Chemistry
MSc in Pharmaceutical Technology
Doctor of Philosophy (Pharmaceutical Sciences)

new programme

Bachelor of Formulation Science
Master of Science (Pharmaceutical Sciences)

Career Pathway

Career Pathway

EXPERIENTIAL LEARNING

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

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  • COMMUNITY PHARMACY ATTACHMENT SITES or training sites (100+ sites)
    • Trustz Pharmacy
    • Guardian Pharmacy
    • Alpro Pharmacy
    • Big Pharmacy
    • Caring Pharmacy
  • Industrial attachment or training sites (24+ sites)
    • Genecare Sdn Bhd
    • Dynapharm
    • Glaxo Smith Kline
    • Y.S.P. Industries
    • Blackmores
    • Natural Wellness Industries
  • Hospital attachment sites or training sites
    • Kuala Lumpur Hospital (HKL)
    • Sungai Buloh Hospital
    • Ampang Hospital
    • Selayang Hospital
  • Research attachments at notable universities
    • University of Chicago
    • Virginia Commonwealth University
    • University of British Columbia
    • Nihon Pharmaceutical University
    • Universitas Gadjah Mada
    • Universitas Muhammadiyah Purwokerto
    • Universitas 17 Augustus 1945
    • Manipal Academy of Higher Education
    • University of Brunei Darussalam
    • Uskudar University
    • University of Puthisastra

STUDENT ACHIEVEMENTS
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TESTIMONIALS

SCHOLARSHIPS AND EDUCATION GRANTS

01. UCSI UNIVERSITY TRUST
SCHOLARSHIP
  • Applicable for all programmes
  • Open to Malaysian and international students
  • Full or partial tuition fee waiver
02. UCSI UNIVERSITY TRUST GRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP
  • Applicable for all postgraduate programmes
  • Open to Malaysian and international students
  • Full or partial tuition fee waiver
03. UCSI UNIVERSITY TRUST EDUCATION GRANT 2020
  • Students with good academic achievements and active participation in extra-curricular activities are eligible
  • Applicable for foundation studies leading to a diploma programme or degree programme
  • Open to Malaysian students only
  • Partial tuition fee waiver

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Our Location

1, Jalan Menara Gading, UCSI Heights,

Cheras 56000 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

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Course Enquiry: (+603) 9101 8882