DIPLOMA IN PHARMACY – (PH110)
The Diploma in Pharmacy a niche programme of the faculty, being only Diploma of Pharmacy programme approved by the Public Services Department. The programme is aimed at training phar-macy assistants (formerly known as dispensers). Included in this programme are courses in the Life Sciences, Mathematics, Chem-istry, Pharmaceutics, Pharmacotheraphy, Sterile Pharmaceutics and Communication Technology in Pharmacy. These courses are taught in the first and second years of the programme. Students undergo practical training in major hospitals to gain hands-on ex-perience in the third (final) year.
Pharmacy assistants help registered, licensed pharmacists to dis-pense medications and healthcare products to patients. There is strong demand for Pharmacy Assistants in government and pri-vate hospitals, community pharmacies and the pharmaceutical Industry. The job prospect is expected to be further enhanced due to the current and future expansion of healthcare services in the country.
Qualified Diploma of Pharmacy holders of students can apply to pursue Bachelor of Pharmacy (Hons.) programme.
a. A pass in SPM or its equivalent as recognized by the Malaysi-an Government with at least five (5) credits including Bahasa Malaysia
b. A minimum Grade B/4B in English,
c. A minimum Grade of 5C/C in
- Additional Mathematics/Mathematics
A pass in UiTM’s Pre Diploma Science (PD008) with CGPA of at least 3.50
May every year
Please submit your online application at:
For further enquiries, please contact:
Faculty of Pharmacy
Universiti Teknologi MARA
Puncak Alam Campus
Level 11, Building FF1
42300 Bandar Puncak Alam
Selangor Darul Ehsan
Tel: 03-3258 4645
Fax: 03-3258 4602