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The MSc by Research in Pharmacy (Pharmaceutical Chemistry) will provide you with training in pharmacokinetics, drug metabolism, drug synthesis, and methods to identify potential drug targets and drug candidates, and methods, to assess the biological activities of drug compounds. It is your opportunity to specialise in this fascinating and vitally important field that focuses on the biochemistry, design, analysis and delivery of pharmaceutical substances, including the development of safe and effective drugs.
A relevant bachelor’s degree (honours) with good grades from IIUM or any other accredited Institution of higher learning. Preference will be given to applicant’s having a bachelor’s degree with CGPA 2.75 and above or its equivalent, or any other certificates that are recognised as equivalent to a bachelor’s degree (honours) or other relevant professional qualifications and experience that are recognised by the Senate of the University.
A suitable research proposal is required for Master by research only.
English Language Requirement
TOEFL: 550 or IELTS/EPT: Band 5.0
Other qualifications, evidence of excellence and relevant experience
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