You’re considered an International student if you are a citizen of a country other than Australia or New Zealand.
Benefit from over 50 years’ experience in pharmacy education, state-of-the-art facilities and curriculum informed by well-above world standard research in Pharmacology and Pharmaceutical Sciences1.
The pharmaceutical industry is rapidly growing, due in part to an ageing population and technological advances that make it easier and more cost effective for new medications to be created and tested. This broadening market means graduates of these degrees enjoy excellent job prospects.
You’ll learn in the new $247 million University of South Australia Cancer Research Institute – the gateway to Adelaide’s health and biomedical precinct and new leading destination for health research and teaching – and benefit from industry connections, experienced staff and strong links with internationally renowned research concentrations.
Our Bachelor of Pharmacy (Honours) is South Australia’s only pharmacy degree, and we are one of the four universities in Australia to be a member of the prestigious National Alliance for Pharmacy Education (NAPE). You will gain industry experience through field placements and graduate with honours, providing a competitive edge in the ever-evolving field of pharmacy.
Our Bachelor of Pharmaceutical Science is a flexible degree – the only one of its kind in South Australia. You will have the opportunity to tailor your program to your interests and pursue a career in a range of areas, including drug discovery and development, manufacturing and production, clinical trials and pharmaceutical sales and marketing.
12015 Excellence in Research for Australia (ERA).
1QILT: Graduate Destinations Survey 2015 and Graduate Outcomes Survey 2016-17 – Full-time Employment Indicator. Public SA-founded universities only.
22018 Good Universities Guide.
32015 Excellence in Research for Australia (ERA).
We have over 50 years’ experience in this field and our teachers, who are industry professionals, have a very practical approach to learning – this means you’ll work on real-world projects and gain practical experience. We’ve also invested millions of dollars in new buildings and facilities, so you’ll get the opportunity to use the latest technologies and learn in ultra-modern teaching spaces.
UniSA is Australia’s youngest university to receive five-stars in research1 and this excellence shines through our teaching. We are inspired by challenges and opportunities, and partner with local icons and international heavyweights to deliver impact and change.
1QS Stars Rankings 2015
Are you after a career change or looking to upgrade your existing skills? Or perhaps you just have an interest in a particular subject area and want to further your experience, skills and knowledge. We offer a suite of short programs that will allow you to build your knowledge and skill set.
Designed in collaboration with expert academics, program content is industry-relevant and up-to-date. Short programs include:
Employment opportunities are diverse and you will be qualified to take on professional roles in many areas, including:
If you graduate as a pharmacist, you may also practice in areas such as:
We are a globally connected university, our staff and students come from over 90 countries. We also have more than 2,500 industry and professional relationships that support student internships, research and community engagement.
Our students have had placements and internships with organisations like:
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