Master of Pharmaceutical Sciences

Be a Pharmaceutical Expert

Intake starts in March, June, September, December


Full time : 2 – 4 years
Part time : 3 – 6 years

Programme Level


Awarding Institution

University of Cyberjaya Main Campus


March, June, September, December
Academic Calendar


Research Program
Available to International and Domestic students.
KPT/JPS (N/727/7/0097) 10/24 (MQA/PA11936) 08/24


Is Master of Pharmaceutical Sciences for You?

Join our research group, work with state-of-the-art equipment and professional development opportunities.

Pharmaceutical Sciences combine a wide range of scientific disciplines that are vital to the invention and development of modern drugs and therapies. The programme structure for this subject area is designed to offer graduates specialised expertise and first-hand experience in the area of pharmaceutical analysis and research.

Students conducting research here can also take advantage of cutting-edge facilities, including the Pharmacognosy Lab, Medical Sciences Lab, Biomedical Engineering Lab, and Bioequivalence Drug Lab.

Career Impact

Career Prospect

Many graduates go on to understake PhD which leads to doctoral research and then on to careers in research and teaching universities. Your skills as a researcher is highly valued with potential employer including:

Career Organisation

  • Public hospitals
  • Private medical centres
  • Community clinics
  • Community/Retail pharmacies
  • Pharmaceutical industries
  • Research centres

Research Structure

Research Area

  • Phytochemistry
  • Pharmacognosy
  • Natural & Herbal Product Development
  • Bioactive Compound & Drug Synthesis
  • Natural Product Analysis
  • Molecular Modelling & Drug Design
  • Pharmaceutical Analysis
  • Stem Cell & Cellular Therapy
  • Medical Microbiology
  • Immunology
  • Biotechnology
  • Drug Delivery
  • Solid Dosage Form
  • Polymer Synthesis & Targeted Drug Delivery
  • Halal Pharmaceuticals
  • Pharmacotherapeutics
  • Clinical Pharmacokinetics
  • Medication Safety & Pharmacovigilance
  • Pharmacy Education
  • Nuclear Pharmacy
  • Pharmacoethics & Pharmaeconomics
  • Hospital Pharmacy & Pharmacy Management
  • Psychometric Study
  • Social Pharmacy

The Experience

Who is supervising?

Students are taught by experienced doctors, teachers, lecturers, researcher and clinician employed by UoC.

The programme is open for full-time with various method of teachings;

  • Lectures and tutorials
  • Written assessments
  • Laboratory experiment sessions
  • Industrial training

On Campus Learning

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

Off Campus Learning

Learning will also take place in real-world scenario where students are posted at the hospitals, clinics and sometimes industry.

Solve World Challenges

Research in the field of Pharmacy is world-changing, as it finds cures while discovering fascinating ways the human body works. Students are taught to be assertive, thoughtful and guided with the ability to form an opinion on world challenges.

The University aims to produce competent pharmacy specialists in the expanding health care system who can provide advanced clinical / health care services including medication therapy, disease-state management as well as patient education and consultative activities.

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



A Bachelor’s degree
Bachelor's Degree Level

A Bachelor’s degree in a relevant field with a minimum CGPA of 2.75 or equivalent; OR

A Bachelor’s degree in a relevant field
Bachelor's Degree Level

A Bachelor’s degree in a relevant field with a minimum CGPA of 2.50 and less than 2.75 may be accepted subject to rigorous internal assessment; OR

A Bachelor’s degree in a relevant field
Bachelor's Degree Level

A Bachelor’s degree in a relevant field with a CGPA less than 2.50, but with a minimum 5 years of relevant work experience may be accepted subject to internal asessment; OR

For International Students Only

Minimum TOEFL score of 550 (pBT) or 80 (iBT); or IELTS score of 6.0; or any other equivalent qualifications

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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