Bachelor of Pharmaceutical Science

University of South Australia

The Bachelor of Pharmaceutical Science provides a flexible degree which allows students to gain specialist knowledge that supports their career goals including research and development, manufacturing and quality control and drug development.

Course Fee:

International: $104,400

Entry Requirements:

Qualify for South Australian Certificate of Education (SACE) with competitive ATAR; or complete secondary education equivalent to SACE; complete International Baccalaureate Diploma; complete or partially complete higher education program; complete four Open Universities Australia courses at undergraduate level or above; complete a Diploma level or above; qualify for special entry; complete a Foundation Studies program; and meet any pre-requisite and academic requirements. International students who speak English as a foreign language must have obtained the required standards prior to admission.


108 units

Subjects you can Study:

Pharmaceutical Science

Study Pathways:

Students may have the opportunity to graduate with a Bachelor of Pharmaceutical Science, Bachelor of Pharmacy (Honours) by completing an extra two years of study. Eligibility will be dependent on academic performance following the completion of the first two years.

Further information:

Prerequisites to entry requirements include one of the following: SACE Stage 2 Biology, SACE Stage 2 Chemistry or SACE Stage 2 Physics. Students who undertake activities where interaction with the public is required must obtain a current National Police Clearance and a Current National Criminal History Record Check (Child-Related Clearance) from the Department for Communities and Social Inclusion (DCSI). This certificate is valid for the duration of the degree.

Accepts International Students:


Related Careers:

Chemist, Life Scientist,
Campus ATAR/OP Adjusted Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
City East 61.95 No Part time
City East 61.95 No Full time 3 years
The University of South Australia (UniSA) is the largest university in South Australia with over 36,000 undergraduate and postgraduate students on four urban and two regional campuses. As a prominent provider of international education in the state, the university has close working links with industry, the professions, business and government and offers more professional education programs than any university in South Australia. More than 140 undergraduate and 200 coursework and research postgraduate programs in fields including law, education, nursing, physiotherapy, pharmacy, occupational therapy, podiatry, medical radiation, human movement, commerce, business, management, computer and information science, engineering, construction management, urban and regional planning, visual arts, psychology, civil aviation, journalism, and more are offered. An integral part of a UniSA student's study program includes work in clinical and field placements, assisting with industry-based projects, and working alongside people from industry and the professions.

The Graduate Careers' Council of Australia's annual survey has consistently shown UniSA graduates recording the highest success rate in the State for employment after graduation.

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