University of Portsmouth

University of Portsmouth

Pharmacy Practice

This course is suited to practising pharmacists registered in the UK with the General Pharmaceutical Council (GPhC) wishing to take the next step after the MPharm.

Entry requirements

A pharmacy degree (BSc, BPharm or MPharm) with a minimum classification of 2.2, registration as a practising pharmacist with the General Pharmaceutical Council and a practice-base (i.e. paid employment at an accredited centre). English language proficiency at a minimum of IELTS band 6.5 with no component score below 6.0.

Course modules

Year 1: Developing clinical practice; developing the practitioner. Year 2: Clinical therapeutics; professional practice. Year 3: Research methods and research project. Optional modules: Clinical and professional aspects of prescribing; strategic and professional development.

Assessment methods

Other than practical assessments, you will complete written assignments in the form of therapeutic frameworks and reports containing a high content of critical discussion throughout the course.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Part-time £ 2,570 per Academic year (home fees) 3 years
MSc Part-time £ 4,370 per Academic year (overseas fees) 3 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Main Site Portsmouth PO1 2UP South East

Key information

Admissions Team, Faculty of Science
Telephone number: 
023 9284 5550