Kingston University

Kingston University

Pharmacy Practice (Overseas Pharmacists Assessment Programme)

This course provides theoretical and practical training in key topics relevant to practice in Great Britain. The conversion course is designed to enable overseas-trained pharmacists (non-EU and who are not covered by Directive 2005/36/EC) to become familiar with the practice of pharmacy in the UK. Students receive training in in pharmaceutical sciences, clinical pharmacy, pharmacy practice, and pharmacy law and practice.

Entry requirements

Applicants must have been approved for entry to the course by the pharmacy regulator; and demonstrate proficiency in English language through IELTS testing at level 7.0 in each category at a single test.

Course modules

Modules include: Biopharmaceutics and pharmacokinetics; introduction to professional pharmacy practice in UK; provision of care to patients; applied pharmacology; biotechnology and advanced drug delivery; clinical pharmacy; application of evidence to practice; professional pharmacy practice.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 3,500 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 3,500 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 3,500 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 3,500 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 3,500 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 10,800 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 10,800 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 10,800 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 10,800 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 10,800 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Penrhyn Road Campus Kingston upon Thames KT1 2EE South East

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Key information

Contact: 
Applicant Services
Telephone number: 
0844 855 2177