UCL (University College London)

UCL (University College London)

Clinical Pharmacy, International Practice and Policy

This MSc is an advanced-level programme offered by UCL School of Pharmacy together with several local hospitals or teaching hospitals within London. It is designed for overseas pharmacists who wish to develop the clinical expertise and leadership skills needed to deliver enhanced pharmacy services adapted to their home countries.

Entry requirements

A minimum of a 2nd Class Honours degree in pharmacy from a UK university or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard, and registration as a pharmacist. At least 1 year�s relevant work experience in a clinical setting is normally required. Applicants must be familiar with standard software packages including Word, Excel and PowerPoint.

Course modules

Core modules: clinical pharmacy practice and policy i; clinical pharmacy practice and policy ii; clinical practice at placement site; international perspectives on health.

Assessment methods

The programme is delivered through a combination of lectures and workshops, case tutorials and small-group work. Assessment is through written examination, coursework, resesarch projects and oral presentations.

Sponsorship information

The School of Pharmacy offers one DFID scholarship per year, which covers airfare, tuition fees and living allowance. Candidates must be under 30 years of age and from a developing Commonwealth country. Candidates who have already studied for a year or more in a developed country are not eligible. All applicants who apply to the MSc course before 30 April are automatically considered for this scholarship.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 11,670 per Whole course (home fees) 1 years
MSc Full-time £ 23,020 per Whole course (overseas fees) 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Bloomsbury Campus Camden WC1E 6BT South East

Key information

Postgraduate Administrator
Telephone number: 
020 7753 5800