12 months
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15218 USD/year
1843 USD/year
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About

Pharmacy is dynamic, information driven, product-and patient-orientated profession. We offer a master degree in Pharmacology at University of Kwazulu Natal. 

Overview

In accordance with the requirements laid down by the South African Pharmacy Council, the Pharmacology degree at University of Kwazulu Natal is designed to produce healthcare professionals who are committed to meeting the pharmaceutical needs of all health seeking communities.

Key Features 

  • Pharmacists are responsible for distributing prescription drugs to patients and teaching them how to use their medication properly. 
  • They keep a careful watch on patients to make sure they are using their prescriptions properly.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Basic Epidemiology
  • Research Methods and Design
  • Evidence Based Practice
  • Application of Pharmacoeconomic Concepts
  • Clinical Service Development and Evaluation
  • Rational Drug Use

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Student insurance

Make sure to cover your health, travel, and stay while studying abroad. Even global coverages can miss important items, so make sure your student insurance ticks all the following:

  • 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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Remember, countries and universities may have specific insurance requirements. To learn more about how student insurance work at University of Kwazulu Natal and/or in South Africa, please visit Student Insurance Portal.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • An appropriate Bachelor's degree OR
  • Admission to the status of that degree in terms of Rule GR7 (a) OR
  • Attained a level of competence as defined by rule GR7 (b)
  • A School/College may prescribe further criteria for admission to study. Consult College Handbooks. 
  • Some Schools/College may accept and Advanced Diploma for entry into a Postgraduate Diploma if HEQF  (Higher Education Qualification Framework) requirements are met.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    15218 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15218 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    1843 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1843 USD per year during 12 months.

International: Part-time (two or more years) or one semester (first or second) $7 609 per annum

Living costs for Durban

7800 - 9401 ZAR /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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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