Taught course

Clinical Pharmacy

University of Exeter · University of Exeter Medical School

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Entry requirements

Normally a minimum 2.2 Honours degree (or equivalent) in a relevant discipline. Relevant clinical or professional experience may be taken into consideration as evidence of equivalency.

Home students will typically be registered pharmacists with the General Pharmaceutical Council, working within a clinical pharmacy setting. There is no requirement for minimum time since registered, however, we advise that you feel established in your current role.

For full information, including English language requirements and international equivalencies, please visit our website.

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

  • Designed to support pharmacists to develop the knowledge, clinical skills and behaviours required to provide more patient-centred care as part of multidisciplinary healthcare teams
  • Blend of online learning supported by minimal face-to-face contact days with communication and clinical skills training within our Clinical Skills Resource Centre
  • Flexible study options, including Practice Certificate in Independent Prescribing, Postgraduate Certificate, Postgraduate Diploma or full MSc.
  • Acquiring this qualification will boost your professional status and enhance your ability to extend your clinical pharmacy role
  • The programme is part-supported by NHS England and Health Education England through the Pharmacy Integration Fund (see Fees).

Information for international students

IFurther information for international students can be found on our dedicated international page.

Fees and funding

UK students
International students

We invest heavily in scholarships for talented prospective Masters students. This is in addition to the UK Government’s Postgraduate Loan Scheme. For information on how you can fund your postgraduate degree at the University of Exeter, please visit the postgraduate study pages on our website.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MA
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    part time
    24 or 36 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
  • PGDip
    part time
    24 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
  • PGCert
    part time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Enquiries Team
+44 (0)1392 725500