Overview of Bachelor of Pharmacy (Honours) in University of Cyberjaya Malaysia
The Bachelor of Pharmacy (Hons) programme at CUCMS is a four year course (8 semesters) that prepares students in becoming qualified and competent pharmacists, knowledgeable in all aspects related to drugs therapy, medicine and pharmaceutical care.
The programme aims to prepare students for different pharmaceutical fields such as hospital, community, industry, academics, research and enforcement. Students also receive extensive exposure to military pharmacy as well as pharmacy management in disaster and humanitarian relief situations.
Designated hospitals and clinics under the Ministry of Health and Ministry of Defense are used for training and practical attachment of CUCMS pharmacy students. In addition to that, students will be placed under a few community pharmacies and industrial pharmacies throughout their study years in CUCMS.
In their early years, students are instilled with the teamwork spirit amongst students from the pharmacy, medical and allied health disciplines and build self-confidence by engaging in various academic and co-curricular activities such as student-centred-learning (SCL), clinical health exposure and training (CHET), Young MERCY programme and more.
CAREER PROSPECTS of Bachelor of Pharmacy (Honours) in University of Cyberjaya Malaysia
STUDENTS WILL BE WELL EQUIPPED TO SEEK A CAREER AS:-
• Research Officer
• Pharmacy sales person
• Pharmacy entrepreneur
• Clinical trainer
STUDENTS WILL FIND EMPLOYMENT IN ORGANIZATIONS SUCH AS:-
• Public hospitals
• Private medical centres
• Community clinics
• Community/Retail pharmacies
• Pharmaceutical industries
• Research centres
ENTRY REQUIREMENTS of Bachelor of Pharmacy (Honours) in University of Cyberjaya Malaysia
All applicants, except those with a degree qualification in art or humanities, must have passed and attained a minimum of the following:
Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia (SPM); or
General Certificate of Education Ordinary (“O”) levels
|5 Bs each in Biology, Chemistry, Physics, and Mathematics (or Additional Mathematics) and 1 additional subject.
Higher School Certificate level or its equivalent:
|Sijil Tinggi Pelajaran Malaysia (STPM)
||Minimum CGPA 3.00 including minimum B in Chemistry.
|General Certificate of Education Advanced (“A”) levels
||Minimum Grade 3B or 2A1C or 1A1B1C in Biology and Chemistry and Physics or Mathematic, including minimum B in Chemistry.
|MOHE Matriculation / UIAM Matriculation / USIM Matriculation / PASUM, UM
||Minimum GPA 3.00 in 3 science subjects including minimum B for Chemistry.
|CUCMS Foundation in Science (Medicine/Pharmacy)
||Minimum GPA 3.00 including a minimum B for Chemistry.
|Foundation in Science from any HEI recognized by MQA
||Minimum CGPA 3.00 including a minimum B for Chemistry.
|IB (International Baccalaureate)
|Diploma in Pharmacy
||Minimum CGPA: 3.50
|Diploma in Science (Chemistry or Biology or Physic) from any HEI recognized by MQA and MOHE
||Minimum CGPA: 3.75 including minimum B for Chemistry.
|South Australian Matriculation (SAM)
||Aggregate 80% each in 3 science subjects including Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry or Biology.
|New Zealand Bursary
||Aggregate 70% each in 3 science subjects including Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry or Biology.
|Canadian Pre-University (CPU)
||Minimum CGPA / Points 3.00
|Degree in Science
|Scholar Aptitude Test (SAT)
All applicants shall have attained a minimum of BAND 3 in the MALAYSIAN UNIVERSITY ENGLIST TEST (MUET) or TOEFL score of 550 or IELTS 6.0 with a minimum band of 5.5 for Writing, Reading, Listening/Speaking (WRLS).
Malaysian applicants shall have also attained a CREDIT IN BAHASA MALAYSIA AND ENGLISH at SPM or its equivalent