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Pharmacy (MPharm) 4 years student
MPharm Pharmacy
Our course offers a theoretical and practical grounding in pharmacy for students pursuing a career in the field.

MPharm Pharmacy / Overview

Year of entry: 2017

Degree awarded
4 years
Typical A-level offer

ABB-AAA (including specific subjects)

Typical International Baccalaureate offer

35 points overall including 6 in Chemistry, and 6 and 5 in either Mathematics or Biology and one other rigorous academic subject, all at Higher level.

If Mathematics or Biology is not being studied at Higher level, it must be offered at standard level.

Full entry requirements

Number of places/applicants


How to apply
Apply through UCAS .

Course overview

  • Study at a university ranked 6th in the UK for pharmacy and pharmacology (Guardian university league table 2017 and QS World University Rankings 2017).
  • Gain clinical experience through placements in each year of our GPhC-accredited course.
  • Learn in modern  facilities including specialised aseptic laboratories and a SimMan 3G patient simulator.
  • Open up a range of career options -  our graduates  have gone into the NHS, industry and more.
Pharmacy at The University of Manchester

Open days

Attending an open day is a great way to find out what studying pharmacy at Manchester is like.

Find out about our upcoming open days .


Tuition fees for home/EU students commencing their studies in September 2017 will be £9,250 per annum. Future inflationary increases will be applied to each subsequent year of the course, subject to government regulations on fee increases. Tuition fees for international students will be £21,000 per annum. For general information please see the undergraduate finance pages.

Additional expenses

We work hard to ensure that our course can be completed without significant additional study costs over and above the tuition fee.

The two areas where additional costs can be incurred are travel to clinical placements and reading. In both of these situations, we seek to ensure that additional costs are kept as low as possible.

The University defines low cost as an annual cost that is no more than 1% of the annual home undergraduate fee.


We offer a small fee bursary for international applicants. This will be applied automatically once you register on the course. Unfortunately, we are unable to provide a bursary for home/EU students; however, the University offers a scholarship/bursary package .

Contact details

Academic department
Faculty of Biology, Medicine and Health
+44 (0)161 275 2334
+44 (0)161 275 2396
Academic department overview
Faculty of Biology, Medicine and Health

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