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Faculty/course name/academic level:

Medical and Health Science Center, Pharmacy, PharmD

Course status

HAC accredited, existing course in English language in 2011/2012

Starting date(s) (following optional prep. course)


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Duration of the course

10 semesters (50 months)

Language requirements

Toefl paper 500; Toefl Computer 173; Toefl iBT 59, IELTS 5.0

This Academic Program leads to the degree of Doctor of Pharmacy (Pharm. D.). The degree received is accepted in all EU countries and several other countries around the world.

The program is designed to provide graduates with the core skills and knowledge required for the effective delivery of pharmaceutical care and the ability to proceed to research. The degree covers the study of chemical, physical, pharmaceutical and pharmacological properties of medical substances and the application of these in the pharmacy profession.

During the 1st and 2nd years, the curriculum focuses on basic sciences (General, Inorganic, Organic and Analytical Chemistry, Physics, Biophysics, Biostatistics, Anatomy, Biochemistry, Physiology, Pathophysiology). In the second part of the program (3rd, 4th and 5th years), students participate in specialized pharmaceutical education (Pharmaceutical Chemistry, Pharmaceutical Technology, Management, Clinical Pharmacology, Biopharmacy, Pharmacology and Toxicology). The pharmaceutical diploma qualifies for working in public and hospital pharmacies, laboratories, pharmaceutical research institutes, pharmaceutical industries, at governmental agencies, health maintenance organizations, and also as a medical service representative.

University of Debrecen