M.Sc. On Campus

Pharmaceutical Science

University of Mississippi

12 months
25782 USD/year
25782 USD/year
8938 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The M.S. in Pharmaceutical Sciences at the University of Mississippi deals with the science of dosage form design and embraces all facets of the process of turning a new chemical entity into a pharmaceutical product that can be safely and effectively used by patients. 


Pharmaceutics is a broad discipline within the pharmaceutical sciences dealing with the physical and chemical characterization of new drug substances, the formulation of drug substances into dosage forms, the in vitro and in vivo evaluation of formulations, and the development of robust manufacturing processes.  The Pharmaceutical Sciences program is offered at the University of Mississippi.


The faculty in the Department of Pharmaceutics and Drug Delivery has expertise in the development of a variety of conventional and novel drug delivery systems including solid and liquid oral dosage forms, topical dosage forms, and advanced formulations for transdermal, ocular, intranasal, inhalation, and targeted delivery.

The department has developed a core strength in hot melt extrusion technology for optimizing drug delivery and for advanced manufacturing applications.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 
  • Applied Pharmacokinetics 
  • Graduate Student Survival Strategies
  • Statistics and Experimental Design 
  • Product Development 
  • Formulation Development
  • Advanced Pharmaceutics

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Applications received after the deadline may still be considered, but the program prefers all applications to be received by the deadline.


30 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Official transcripts/degree certificates of all institutions of higher education attended (must be official or officially certified, and must include an English translation)
    • Copy of English language proficiency test score
    • Copy of passport identification page(s)
    • Letters of Recommendation (unless uploaded via the online application system)
    • Statement of Purpose (unless uploaded via the online application system)

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    25782 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 25782 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    25782 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 25782 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    8938 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8938 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Oxford

850 - 1300 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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