Pharmacy, M.Sc. | University of Waterloo | Waterloo, Canada
18 months
15392 AUD/year
4508 AUD/year
Tuition fee
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Graduate students at the University of Waterloo School of Pharmacy learn the latest research methods in our state-of-the-art facilities. 


They benefit from the mentorship of faculty who are engaged in exciting new research that improves health by preventing of disease, identifying new therapeutic options, and optimizing drug use in disease treatment.

Key Features 

  • Are you interested in a research-based career in academia or industry?  If so, then our Master of Science (MSc) in Pharmacy or our Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Pharmacy programs at University of Waterloo might be right for you.

Programme Structure

  • Are you a pharmacist who is interested in furthering your career and becoming a leader in the profession?  If so, then our Master of Pharmacy (MPharm) in Advanced Pharmacy Practice is the program for you. Learn more about the MPharm in Advanced Pharmacy Practice program at the School of Pharmacy.
  • Students who have a Pharmacy degree from outside Canada do not need to enroll in the PharmD program to be eligible to practice in Canada. 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines


45 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Admission to the program requires a minimum 78% average in the last 2 years of a four-year Honours Bachelor of Science program or equivalent.
  • Two academic references
  • Proof of English language proficiency, if applicable. TOEFL 90 (writing 25 speaking 25), IELTS 7.0 (writing 6.5, speaking 6.5)

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    15392 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7696 AUD per semester during 18 months.
  • National

    4508 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2254 AUD per semester during 18 months.

Living costs for Waterloo

810 - 1447 CAD /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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