DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY (PHARMACEUTICAL SCIENCES) (RESEARCH)

KPT/JPS ( N/727/8/0042 ) ( MQA/PA 3710 ) 10 / 18
INTAKES: FEBRUARY, APRIL, JUNE, AUGUST, OCTOBER
 
This pharmaceutical sciences doctoral programme provides rigorous research training in a range of scientific disciplines that are critical to the success of modern pharmaceutical scientists in the pharmaceutical industry, government, and academia. Taught in a highly multidisciplinary atmosphere, our graduates gain the knowledge and skills required for research related to human health and disease, as well as for the design, development and delivery of medications for safe and effective therapy. They will be prepared to take on leadership roles in addressing key challenges in all areas of pharmaceutical and biomedical sciences. The programme is offered in both full-time and part-time programme structures.
 

Advance your studies in this programme:
  • Candidates with a bachelor’s or master’s degree in pharmacy, chemistry, biology or other related disciplines
  • Pharmacists or chemists working in the pharmaceutical industry
  • Graduates working in the biotechnology and food industries
  • Graduates with a background in pharmaceutical/biological sciences working in the government or private healthcare sectors
 
PROGRAMME STRUCTURE
 
Full-time
  • Minimum period: 2 years (24 months)
  • Maximum period: 6 years (72 months)
Part-time
  • Minimum period: 4 years (48 months)
  • Maximum period: 8 years (96 months)
 
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