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Doctor of Philosophy (Pharmacy)

Doktor Falsafah (Farmasi)

Career Path

  • Academician
  • Researcher
  • Consultant
Areas of Research
  • Pharmacy Practice
  • Clinical Pharmacy
  • Pharmaceutical Technology
  • Pharmaceutical Chemistry
  • Pharmaceutical Analysis
  • Basic Medical Sciences (e.g. microbiology, pathophysiology)
  • Pharmacology and Toxicology
  • Social and Administrative Pharmacy
  • Pharmacoeconomics
  • Any field of study related to pharmacy

Compulsory Module
  • Research Methodology
  • Innovation Technology and Entrepreneurship
Tuitions Fees

  • Malaysian Students:
    Full Time: RM 27,000/Total tuition fees
    Part Time : RM 27,000/Total tuition fees
  • International Students:
    Full Time : RM40,200.00/Total tuition fees<

Entry Requirement

  • A Master’s Degree [Level 7, Malaysian Qualifications Framework (MQF)] in the field or related fields accepted by the Higher Education Provider (HEP) Senate; or
  • Other qualifications equivalent to a Master’s Degree (Level 7, MQF) recognized by the Government of Malaysia.
  • Candidates without a related qualification in the field or working experience in the relevant fields must undergo appropriate prerequisite courses determined by the HEP.

    A Bachelor’s Degree (Level 6, MQF) with the following conditions:

  • A Bachelor’s Degree (Level 6, MQF) in the field of Pharmacy or related fields with first-class [Cumulative Grade Point Average (CGPA) of 3.67 or higher] or its equivalent from an academic or Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET) programme;
  • Undergo internal assessment; and
  • Any other requirements of the HEP.
  • Bachelor’s Degree (Level 6, MQF) candidates who are registered for Master’s Degree (Level 7, MQF) programmes may apply to convert to the Doctoral Degree (Level 8, MQF) programmes subjected to the following conditions:

  • Within one year for full-time and within two years for part-time candidates;
  • Having shown competency and capability in conducting research at doctoral level through rigorous internal evaluation by the HEP; and
  • Approval of the HEP Senate.
  • English Requirement
    UniKL Policy English Language Competency as Entry Requirement (International Students) – UniKL/CQA/POL/06
    International English Language Testing System (IELTS) 5.0 or Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) 500 or its equivalent


    In the absent of English Language competency in the respective programme standards, UniKL Senate/ Boards of Academic agreed the requirements shall be as below:

    For Bachelor Degree (Level 6, MQF) and postgraduate programmes the English language requirements is IELTS 5.0 or equivalent.

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