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Pharmaceutical Development and Management

24 months
779 USD/credit 14022 USD/year
779 USD/credit 14022 USD/year
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Pharmaceutical Development and Management from Lebanese American University (LAU) integrates the different facets of the pharmaceutical industry such as production, formulation and development, quality control, quality assurance, regulatory, marketing and sales.


Pharmaceutical Development and Management from Lebanese American University (LAU) offers an unparalleled experience with its unconventional structure, market-oriented goals, innovative delivery and partnership with prominent pharmaceutical companies.

Students at Pharmaceutical Development and Management from Lebanese American University (LAU) will be able to:

  • Apply advanced knowledge of drug development and pre-formulation for ethical pharmaceutical products.
  • Utilize advanced pharmacokinetics in the development of pharmaceuticals.
  • Utilize analytical and production processes and equipment in the development of pharmaceuticals.
  • Apply the concepts of biotechnology in the production of pharmaceuticals.
  • Apply the concepts of biostatistics to the development, and production, and management of pharmaceutical products and clinical trials.
  • Apply the principles of management theory to the development, production, evaluation, regulation, distribution, and marketing of ethical pharmaceutical products.
  • Apply international and national regulations and ethics in the development, manufacture, bio-manufacture, and management of ethical pharmaceutical products.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Pharmaceutics & Biopharmaceutics
  • Integrated Clinical Pharmacology
  • Instrumental Methods in Pharmaceutical  Analysis and Development
  • Biomanufacturing in Pharmaceutical Development of Drugs
  • Biostatistics in Pharmaceutical Development of Drugs
  • Management Theory
  • Marketing Management

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


36 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Earned a professional degree program in Pharmacy (B.S. or Pharm.D.), or majored in Chemistry or any of the biological sciences (e.g., biology, biochemistry) from a recognized university or program.
  • One recent passport-size photo.
  • English Proficiency
  • A photocopy of your identity card or passport 
  • A clear photocopy of your Family Civil Status record (For Lebanese and Arab nationals)
  • Certified copies of educational or professional certificates or diplomas.
  • Official updated university transcripts from all universities you attended.
  • Recommendations from two professors who are familiar with your academic performance. 
  • The W-9S form if you are a U.S. citizen or a U.S. Green Card holder, with proof of your social security number.  
  • The applicant’s updated Curriculum Vitae.
  • A Personal Statement briefly describing the applicant’s qualifications and interest in the program.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    14022 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 779 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    14022 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 779 USD per credit during 24 months.

Living costs for Beirut

750 - 1600 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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