Master of Pharmacy

Griffith University

This program builds on the strong science foundation that students developed in their undergraduate science or health science degree to provide advanced studies in pharmaceutical science, professional and clinical pharmacy practice and pharmacy research. It provides students with a broad range of lectures, group and self-directed learning activities, practical competence-development simulations, inter-professional learning and clinical placements to develop the skills and knowledge necessary to undertake the internship program before applying for registration as a pharmacist. The pharmacy internship training program is 48 weeks in duration and its completion and meeting the terms of all other statutory requirements are mandatory before applying to the Pharmacy Board of Australia for registration as a pharmacist.

Course Fee:

Australian: $79,500
International: $94,500

Entry Requirements:

Griffith Bachelor of Pharmaceutical Science program. Bachelor degree from a recognized Australian university (or equivalent) in science or health science discipline within the past ten years are eligible for admission subject to meeting the following criteria: IELTS score of 7.0; GPA of 5.0 on a 7.0 point scale; meet all the following essential prerequisites at a tertiary level with a minimum level of pass: Biochemistry one trimester; Chemistry two trimesters; Pharmacology one trimester; Microbiology one trimester; Physiology one trimester and Statistics one trimester.


240 credit points

Subjects you can Study:



Graduates of this program will be eligible to apply for registration with the Pharmacy Board of Australia (via the Australian Health Practitioners Regulation Agency) subject to meeting any additional requirements that may be stipulated by the Pharmacy Board of Australia. As these requirements may change from time to time, students should contact the Australian Health Practitioners Regulation Agency to confirm registration requirements.

Who for:

Students wanting to develop the skills and knowledge necessary to enable them to seek registration as a pharmacist

Accepts International Students:


Provider CRICOS: 00233E

Related Careers:

Chemist, Pharmacist, Pharmacologist,
Campus ATAR/OP Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Gold Coast No info No Full time 3 years
Griffith University offer more than 350 qualifications across 5 campuses in Queensland. Griffith University serves more than 40,000 students. Approximately half of Griffith students study full-time and on-campus.

Provider CRICOS: 00233E

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