A PRESTIGIOUS UNIVERSITY
We ’ re a full-fledged campus of Monash University – a premier research-intensive Australian university ranked among the top 100 universities in the world by the Times Higher Education World University Rankings , and a member of Australia ’ s prestigious Group of Eight .
RANKED # 2 IN THE WORLD
In 2021 , Monash was ranked second in the world for pharmacy and pharmacology , with only Oxford ranking higher . But what we ’ re most proud of is the lives we ’ re changing through innovative research and teaching .
Our Bachelor of Pharmacy ( Honours ) uses the same robust , current and evolving curriculum offered at the Parkville campus in Australia . The degree is professionally accredited by the Australian Pharmacy Council and the Pharmacy Board of Malaysia .
Our cohort of well-qualified academic staff brings to the classroom a wealth of insight and experience from industry and professional practice . You ’ ll receive consistently excellent teaching and guidance for the best learning outcomes .
You won ’ t be sitting in lecture halls passively listening to your lecturers . We ’ re world leaders in developing pharmacy learning technologies that help our students simulate and engage with practice environments .
Experiential placements will give you the opportunity to integrate classroom learning with real-world experience and develop your pharmacy professional skills . In addition to interning in a variety of settings , you ’ ll undergo and experience an in-house industrial training program so that you get a well-rounded idea of the pharmacist ’ s role in the healthcare profession .
GREAT JOB PROSPECTS
As the global population grows and ages , and as medicines become more complex , the demand for pharmacists increases . The World Health Organization estimates there ’ s potential for the creation of about 40 million healthcare jobs across the world by 2030 – almost double the current number . Pharmacists figure prominently among them . In Malaysia , pharmacists are in high demand to meet the Ministry of Health ’ s target pharmacist-to-population ratio of 1 to 1200 .
Meet the requirements and you may be able to transfer to Parkville after completing one to two year ( s ) of the Bachelor of Pharmacy ( Honours ). Parkville is Monash ’ s specialist pharmacy and pharmaceutical sciences campus and is located in the heart of Australia ’ s top health and biomedical precinct .
AN ACTIVE STUDENT COMMUNITY
Most of our events and activities are organised by and for our students who enjoy being fully engaged in uni life . The Monash University Pharmacy Society is especially known for their annual public health campaign , which mobilises our pharmacy students to offer health screenings and improve public awareness on critical health topics .
* QS World University Rankings by Subject 2021