M.Sc. On Campus

Pharmacology (Research)

24 months
2182 EUR/year
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The Department of Pharmaceutical Pharmacology and Chemistry within the Faculty of Pharmacy at the University Teknologi Mara offers a rigorous program leading to the Master of Science degree in Pharmacology (Research).


The Pharmacology (Research) master programme from the University Teknologi Mara is designed to be completed in a minimum of three full-time semesters. It prepares students for research activities. Currently, 10% from our total Master’s students participate in research during the course of their program.


Opportunities for Masters level pharmacologists exist in the pharmaceutical industry, government agencies, research laboratories, as well as at biotechnology companies. Masters students may also decide to apply for Ph.D. programs.

Programme Structure

Possible projects and areas of research:

  • Examples of MSc projects are the neuroprotective effect of plant extract on lipopolysaccharide-induced inflammation, and biomarkers for early detection of Alzheimer’s disease.

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


On Campus

Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor of Science (Hons.) from UiTM in a related and appropriate area of specialization with minimum CGPA of 2.75; OR
  • Bachelor's degree or its equivalent from other recognized universities approved by UiTM with minimum CGPA of 2.75.
  • A candidate applying for admission into this programme is required to submit a research proposal to the faculty. The acceptance of a candidate shall be at the discretion of the UiTM Senate, whose decision shall be final

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    2182 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1091 EUR per semester during 24 months.
  • International Tuition Fees Per semester (RM): 5,150

Living costs for Kuala Lumpur

2210 - 3815 MYR /month
Living costs

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


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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