Pharmaceutical Sciences (Research)

Taylor's University

M.Phil. On Campus
24 months
6260 USD/year
3490 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The postgraduate research programme in Pharmaceutical Sciences (Research) from Taylor's University cover a broad range of topics with the aim to help shape the future in the aspects of society, technology, economy, and environment.


This master’s degree programme in Pharmaceutical Sciences (Research) at Taylor's University gives students the integrated, broad-based research training needed to exploit current advances in multidisciplinary areas of pharmaceutical sciences.

Hiring graduate students

More than 300 postgraduates have chosen Taylor's to fulfill their research aspiration.

Programme Structure

Key research areas:

  • Medicinal Chemistry
  • Rational Drug Design & Organic Synthesis
  • Natural Product Drug Discovery & Development
  • Development of Novel Dosage Forms
  • Targeted Drug Delivery Systems
  • Biopharmaceutical Evaluation, Biocompatibility


  • Pharmacists or chemists working in the pharmaceutical industry.
  • Graduates working in the biotechnology and food industries.
  • Graduates with a background in pharmaceutical / biological sciences working in the government or private healthcare sectors.

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months
  • Part-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Applicants are advised to submit their application at least 8 weeks (2 months) prior to the commencement date of the intake to avoid any unnecessary delay in the admission process.




On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).

Other requirements

General requirements

Bachelor’s Degree in Pharmacy (Tier 1)

  •  Bachelor’s degree in Pharmacy / relevant science discipline with min. CGPA of 2.75 as accepted by the Senate

Bachelor’s Degree in Pharmacy (Tier 2)

  •  Bachelor’s degree in Pharmacy / relevant science discipline with CGPA min. 2.50 but less than 2.75 can be accepted subjected to a minimum of 2 years working experience in relevant field

Tuition Fee

  • International

    6260 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 12520 USD for the full programme and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    3490 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 6980 USD for the full programme and a duration of 24 months.

Approximate Total Full Time Fees (Local Students): RM 29,300


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.

Due for update

Updated over a year ago

Check the official programme website for potential updates.

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