Bachelor of Pharmacy (Honours)

University of Queensland, The (UQ)

This program prepares students for a distinguished career in industry, community, hospital pharmacy or government. Students will learn at the state-of-the-art Pharmacy Australia Centre of Excellence (PACE) - a world-class, $100 million teaching and research facility located in UQ's biomedical science precinct at Woolloongabba. From first year, students will build a strong knowledge foundation in areas including chemistry, biology, physiology, anatomy and the pharmacy profession. The program also has six integrated streams of study: quality use of medicines, dosage form design, social and professional aspects of pharmacy, drug discovery, biological fate of drugs; and data analysis in pharmacy. Students also have the option of completing a short research activity in either a community or hospital pharmacy that focuses on promoting effective and efficient use of medicines.

Course Fee:

International: $189,893

Entry Requirements:

Queensland Year 12 (or equivalent) English; Maths B; Chemistry; Blue Card; evidence of immunisation against certain diseases.


64 units; 350 hours of supervised clinical practice

Subjects you can Study:

Clinical and experimental therapeutics; Pharmacy

Study Pathways:

Graduates may go on to complete further studies in coursework and research programs.


Pharmaceutical Society of Australia; Pharmacy Board of Australia; Australian Pharmacy Council

Accepts International Students:


Provider CRICOS: 00025B; 00091C (ICTE)

Related Careers:

Campus ATAR/OP Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
St Lucia No info No Full time 4 years
St Lucia No info No Part time 8 years
Established in 1909, the University of Queensland is the oldest tertiary institution in the State and one of Australia's premier learning and research institutions. The University aims to enable students and staff to positively influence the society in which they live by creating a learning and discovery environment in which they can develop and fulfil their aspirations. It rewards excellence, openness and innovation and encourages widespread engagement with state, national and international communities. The main campus is at St Lucia in Brisbane with UQ Gatton located 80 kilometres to the west and UQ Herston campus located in the Brisbane Hospital precinct. The UQ Brisbane City site is located in the Brisbane CBD. Other UQ locations include teaching hospitals and health centres, veterinary science centres, agricultural science farms, marine research stations, physics research stations, seismograph stations and an underground mine. University of Queensland students include school leavers plus students from interstate and overseas. International students from over 100 countries account for a large percentage of total enrolments, diversifying cultural life on campus and providing opportunities for international networking. Provider CRICOS: 00025B; 00091C (ICTE)

Provider CRICOS: 00025B; 00091C (ICTE)

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