The Master of Sciences of Pharmacy (MPharm) is the standard master's degree program in Pharmacy. It is the oldest honourable Diploma (Degree) authorized from the European Faculties of Pharmacy as it takes five to seven years to complete.
Pharmacy is the “ science and technique of preparing and dispensing drugs”. Pharmacy as a masters course maybe done by people who have some Bachelors level qualification in health sciences, biology and related disciplines. The composition of the various courses under pharmacy are related to manufacturing, monitoring, regulating, researching and testing drugs and pharmaceutical products including food products.
There exist few exams like the NAPLEX and MPJE that you must qualify for pursuing masters in pharmacy. Apart from that, TOEFL or IELTS is compulsory for acquiring visa and as proof of proficiency in English.
Various subjects include:
Specialization topics include:
Although the fees vary from university to university, the average tuition cost for masters in pharmacy in the US are $27,000/year. Average living costs vary upto $8900/year. Tuition fees are around C$25000 in Canada. In Australia, average tuition costs are A$33000 / year and the average living costs are A$8,500/year.
|COUNTRY||AVERAGE SALARY||MEDIAN SALARY|
|United States||$84,234 - $136,477||$110,660|
|United Kingdom||£22,414 - £47,280||£34,721|
|Switzerland||CHF 31,320 - CHF 150,000||CHF 82,882|
|Singapore||S$27,104 - S$89,900||S$47,525|
|New Zealand||NZ$50,788 - NZ$84,240||NZ$68,575|
|Netherland||€14,448 - €100,974||€35,443|
|Ireland||€30,240 - €71,766||€49,400|
|Germany||€19,988 - €75,018||€35,594|
|France||€8,313 - €53,780||€32,989|
|Canada||C$64,351 - C$114,374||C$81,997|
|Australia||AU$48,383 - AU$89,278||AU$66,241|