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Pharmacy (Hons)

University of Malaya

48 months
40400 USD/year
918 USD/year
Tuition fee
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Pharmacy (Hons) from University of Malaya offers a broad-based curriculum and training with opportunities for specialisation. The programme supports evidence-based practices and consists of dynamic characteristics with room for future advancement.


Pharmacy (Hons) from University of Malaya is based on the following principles:

  • The basic training given is broad-based and encompasses all aspects of the pharmacy practice, from pharmaceutical sciences to its application in the field of clinical pharmacy.
  • The programme utilises interactive teaching methods and incorporates evidence-based practices in an effort to promote critical thinking and analysis in all the taught disciplines.
  • The education provided is dynamic and farsighted to equip the graduates to face current and future challenges.

Students at Pharmacy (Hons) from University of Malaya will gain knowledge in:

  • basic communication and thinking skills as well as the benefits of modern communication technology.
  • the importance of patient/customer-oriented therapy as well as uses a multi-disciplinary approach to deliver effective and efficient healthcare services.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Basic Pharmaceutical Chemistry
  • Pharmaceutical Organic Chemistry
  • Biochemistry
  • Anatomy and Physiology
  • Drug Action and Discovery
  • Microbiology and Parasitology

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


140 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Passed the STPM with at least CGPA 3.80;
  • and Obtained at least Grade A in two (2) subjects and Grade A- in one (1) subject at the STPM level with the combination of following subjects: Biology, Chemistry, Physics/Mathematics T/ Mathematics M
  • and
  • Obtained at least Grade B at the SPM Level in the following subjects: Biology; Chemistry; Physics; Mathematics/Additional Mathematics; English; and Any one (1) from other subject
  • and Obtained at least Band 3 in MUET
  • and Passed the interview
  • and Verified healthy and meet other admission requirements

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    40400 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 161600 USD for the full programme during 48 months.
  • National

    918 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 3675 USD for the full programme during 48 months.
  • National Fee : RM 15,400
  • International Fee : RM 237,700

Living costs for Kuala Lumpur

2210 - 3815 MYR /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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