Science & Technology Cluster

  MASTER OF SCIENCE (PHARMACEUTICS) (PH764) RESEARCH

Synopsis


 

The Master of Science in Pharmaceutics is a two (2) year program, covered in a minimum of three (3) semesters. The program emphasizes basic as well as applied research in drug delivery and targeting, utilizing pharmaceutics, pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics. It aims to help students develop the necessary knowledge and practical skills to work in various areas within the pharmaceutical industry, including formulation, regulatory, and analytical services. Students will have the idea on the drug development process and would be able to solve common pharmaceutical problems by critically evaluating the scientific literature. The examples of MSc projects include understanding the mechanistic pathway of levodopa loaded chitosan and designing pharmacokinetics and therapeutic drug monitoring (TDM) software applications. Further contact: Head of the Department, Assoc Prof. Dr. Shariza Sahudin, Faculty of Pharmacy, UiTM Selangor Branch, Puncak Alam Campus, 42300 Bandar Puncak Alam, Selangor Darul Ehsan, Malaysia. Email:  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

Entry Requirement


 

  • 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

  

English Requirement (MUET/IELTS/TOEFL/CEFR/TOEIC/BULATS)


 

  • Malaysian University English Test (MUET) Band 4
  • IELTS Band 5.5
  • TOEFL: Internet Based Test (IBT: 46 - 59) ; Computer Based Test (CBT: 133 - 169) ; Paper Based Test (453 - 496)
  • CEFR: B2
  • TOEIC: 441 - 569
  • BULATS: 60 - 74