Whether you want to get ahead in your career faster, or improve your knowledge, a Monash postgraduate degree can give you a distinct advantage.
At a glance
For students looking to begin study in 2016.
|Location(s):||Off-campus: Part time|
|Duration:||4 years (part time)|
|Start date:||First Semester (February)|
|Qualification:||Master of Pharmacy Practice|
The Master of Pharmacy Practice is an off-campus, coursework-based degree, flexible enough to fit into any pharmacist's professional development plan. The course is designed to enable students to develop a deep and more specialised range of attributes that builds upon the foundations of an undergraduate pharmacy degree.
Pharmacy practice is the study of the role of the pharmacist, professionalism, dispensing, health and the individual, and healthcare in our society.
The Master of Pharmacy Practice prepares students for a range of more advanced practice roles. Graduates may be entitled to a salary increment.
You need to satisfy the following entrance requirements to be considered for entry to this course.
- An Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF) level 8 qualification in pharmacy (eg. bachelor of pharmacy with honours or Graduate Certificate or graduate diploma) or equivalent.
- Registered as a pharmacist.
- English language requirements.
Applicants with a Bachelor of Pharmacy (without Honours) may be considered for admission if they can demonstrate the required knowledge and skills. Assessment will be by portfolio submission.
International students located in Australia wishing to study this course must be registered as a pharmacist in Australia and have the appropriate visa to allow part-time study. All other international students are only able to study this course in their country of residence.
Applicants must also meet the English language requirements.
University entrance requirements
Minimum entrance requirements for admission to Monash University Australia.
Making the application
Semester one (February)
Application open and closing dates
1 September - 30 November
For applications Direct to Monash
Apply directly to Monash with this course code: 3467
Fees are subject to change annually.
Domestic fees are per 48 credit points which represents a standard full-time course load for a year.
As a full fee-paying student, you may be eligible to apply for the optional FEE-HELP to assist you to pay all or part of your tuition fees.
We offer over 200 types of scholarships, valued at up to $70,000. Some scholarships offer one-off payments while others continue for the length of your course. Learn more about Monash Scholarships.
The Student Services and Amenities Fee applies to some students each calendar year.