Doctor of Pharmacy (Pharm.D)

Be a Pharmaceutical Expert

Intake starts in October


Full-time: 2 years

Programme Level


Awarding Institution

University of Cyberjaya Main Campus


Academic Calendar
Available to International and Domestic students.


Is Doctor of Pharmacy for You?

The Doctor of Pharmacy (Pharm.D) programme at the University of Cyberjaya is a comprehensive, two-year full-time course designed to cultivate pharmacy specialists for the burgeoning healthcare sector. This programme is tailored to equip professionals with advanced clinical and healthcare service skills, including medication therapy management, disease-state management, and patient education.

Eligible local Pharm.D candidates may also undertake Provisional Registered Pharmacist (PRP) training at the University of Cyberjaya, further enhancing their qualifications and readiness for the field.

Career Impact

Career Prospect

Graduates can embark on careers as:

  • Clinical pharmacists in public and private hospitals
  • Academicians in higher education institutions
  • Clinical researchers across various sectors

Career Organisation

Opportunities await in:

  • Industrial Pharmacy
  • Research & Development
  • Consultancy
  • Academic roles in Pharmaceutical Sciences
  • Universities

Course Structure

Course Description

This programme provides extensive clinical training for pharmacy graduates to further their professional careers in a variety of practice settings including hospitals, home health, community pharmacies, managed care systems in the government, and private health agencies.

This professional Master-level postgraduate programme is also designed to produce clinical pharmacists who have the abilities and skills to perform advanced patient medication management, therapeutic planning and monitoring. Upon completion, the students should be able to;

• Apply knowledge and provide pharmaceutical care to patients
• Develop and manage pharmacy specialties, drug therapy process,
medication distribution and control systems
• Provide and promote public health care
• Provide drug information, education and collaborate with patients and
health care providers

Course Training and Practical

Practical training encompasses placements in designated hospitals, clinics, community pharmacies, and industrial companies, under the Ministry of Health and Ministry of Defense, ensuring a well-rounded clinical experience.


  • Pharmacy Practice & Management
  • Research Methodology & Evidence Analysis
  • Pharmacotherapy in Internal Medicine
  • Pharmacotherapy in Infectious Diseases & Oncology
  • Pharmacotherapy in Critical Care & Nutritional Support
  • Pharmacotherapy in Special Populations
  • Advanced Clinical Pharmacokinetics


  • Internal Medicine Clerkship
  • Paediatrics Clerkship
  • Infectious Diseases Clerkship
  • Critical Care Clerkship


  • Psychiatry Clerkship
  • Parenteral Nutrition Clerkship
  • Oncology Clerkship
  • Nuclear Pharmacy Clerkship
  • Geriatrics Clerkship
  • Ambulatory Care Clerkship
  • Therapeutic Drug Monitoring Clerkship

YEAR 2 - Research

  • Specialised Research I
  • Specialised Research II

Compulsory Clerkship

  • General Clerkship
  • Specialised Attachment

Elective Clerkship

  • Open Elective

The Experience

Who is teaching?

The faculty includes experienced doctors, lecturers, researchers, and clinicians, all bringing valuable real-world insights to the programme.

On Campus Learning

Classes are held at Cyberjaya Campus with our state of the art facilities.
Virtual Tour of University Cyberjaya Campus

Solve World Challenges

Research in the field of Pharmacy is pivotal in addressing global health challenges, with a focus on developing new cures and understanding complex biological mechanisms.

The Doctor of Pharmacy (Pharm.D) programme encourages students to be proactive, analytical, and engaged in world issues, aiming to produce pharmacy specialists capable of advancing clinical healthcare services, medication therapy, and patient education.

Pharmacy-related programmes at UoC was developed and transformed rapidly to meet the growing demands of the pharmaceutical industry. Our academic team was personally involved in the transformation of the study modules, elements of patient care, community service, leadership as well as research and development for all pharmacy-related programmes at the University to be what it is today: quality programmes that are tailored to benefit the professional pharmaceutical industry and nurturing the passion to care. Over the years, we have produced holistic graduates to meet and exceed requirements and expectations of the industry.



Entry Requirement



Bachelor of Pharmacy Degree with honours
Bachelor's Degree Level

A bachelor’s degree in Pharmacy with a minimum CGPA of 2.50 or equivalent, as accepted by the HEP Senate; OR

Bachelor of Pharmacy Degree with honours
Bachelor's Degree Level

A bachelor’s degree in Pharmacy or equivalent with a minimum CGPA of 2.00 can be accepted subject to rigorous internal assessment.

For International Students Only

Minimum TOEFL score of 550 (PBT) or 80 (IBT) or minimum IELTS score of 6.0

How to Apply

Applications can be made using our Online Registration System.
Create Account
Create an account in Student System
Complete your documentations
Choose your programme
Upload your documents
Submit your application

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