Abbreviation to be used in the application form Code Number of first-year places
BPharm 6494 30
Programme Aims and Features

The BPharm programme aims to produce competent graduates with solid knowledge of pharmacy as well as the ability to apply their knowledge and skills for the effective, humane and ethical delivery of pharmaceutical care. They will contribute both to the pharmacy profession and to the overall health of the patient body by adopting the highest standards of professional practice.

Professional Recognition

The programme has been granted accreditation by the Pharmacy and Poisons Board of Hong Kong. Students who have completed a full-time pharmacy degree and one additional year of internship are qualified as registered pharmacists in Hong Kong.

Career Prospects

After having obtained the BPharm degree, graduates are required to undergo one year of internship before they can practise as registered pharmacists in hospitals, community-service settings and the pharmaceutical industry. Graduates are also well prepared for continuous postgraduate training through a taught Master of Clinical Pharmacy programme or to pursue postgraduate research studies.

Contacts for Further Information
Li Ka Shing Faculty of Medicine
Tel 3917 9346
Email medfac@hku.hk
Website http://www.med.hku.hk
Department of Pharmacology and Pharmacy
Tel 3917 9460
Email bpharm@hku.hk
Website http://www.pharma.hku.hk

 

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