Why choose this program?

OP 1 to 6 Guarantee

If you receive an OP 1-6 or equivalent and meet subject prerequisites, you're guaranteed a place in this program.

It provides a balanced education in the pharmaceutical sciences and a pathway to professional pharmacy or drug research, pharmaceutical, biotechnology and other health industries.

If you intend to be a pharmacist, graduation from this degree gives you direct entry to the 1.5 year Master of Pharmacy program at the Gold Coast campus. These two integrated programs, followed by the 48-week pharmacist internship-training program, lead to registration as a pharmacist.

From 2014, students with a bachelors degree from a recognised Australian university (or equivalent) in a science or health science discipline completed within the past ten years, who meet specific admission requirements, will be eligible for up to 150 credit points of advanced standing towards the Bachelor of Pharmaceutical Science.

There are a number of entry pathways available for this program:

  • Domestic students
  • International students
  • Students with a Bachelors degree from a recognised Australian university (or equivalent) in a science or health science discipline (students in this pathway commence in Summer semester)