What will I learn?


Bachelor of Pharmacy, Master of Philosophy (Pharmacy) & Master of Philosophy (Pharmaceutical Sciences) has received full accreditation by the Malaysian Pharmacy Board. Aside from our emphasis on a research-focused curriculum, we create experiences that extend beyond the classroom via team building, conference participation and field visits that help students widen their perspective through the practical application of their theory based knowledge.

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.

Students are required to pass the Research Methodology modules (6 credit hours) in the first year of their candidature.

Which department am I in?

Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences

Study options

Full Time (3 - 6 years)

Tuition fees
Approximate Total Fees: USD $16,891
Start date

7 October 2019


Taylor's University

Lakeside Campus,

No.1 Jalan Taylor's,



47500, Malaysia

Entry requirements

For students from United States

Applicants must have completed a Masters in the related discipline or Passed Bachelor's degree with minimum CGPA of 3.67 and registered as a Masters candidate and passed related qualifying assessment or Any other equivalent qualification recognised by the Malaysian Government or accepted by the Taylor’s University Senate and Any of the above condition would require student’s research proposal to be approved. IELTS 6.0 (May join IEN preparatory course and achieve the IELTS score).

For international students

Master’s Degree in Pharmacy: Master’s degree in Pharmacy / relevant science discipline

Relevant Bachelor’s Degree

Equivalent Qualifications: Any other equivalent qualifications which is recognized by the Malaysian Government.

IELTS: Overall band 6.5


Bachelors/ Master’s Degree: Completed Bachelor’s or Master’s degree that was conducted entirely in English