Bachelor of Pharmacy (Hons) | Cyberjaya University College of Medical Sciences

Bachelor Of Pharmacy (Hons)

KPT/JPS(R2/727/6/0008)01/21 (FA3516)12/16

The Bachelor of Pharmacy (Hons) programme at CUCMS is a four year course (8 semesters) that prepares students in becoming qualified and competent pharmacists, knowledgeable in all aspects related to drugs therapy, medicine and pharmaceutical care.

The programme aims to prepare students for different pharmaceutical fields such as hospital, community, industry, academics, research and enforcement. Students also receive extensive exposure to military pharmacy as well as pharmacy management in disaster and humanitarian relief situations.

Designated hospitals and clinics under the Ministry of Health and Ministry of Defense are used for training and practical attachment of CUCMS pharmacy students. In addition to that, students will be placed under a few community pharmacies and industrial pharmacies throughout their study years in CUCMS.


In their early years, students are instilled with the teamwork spirit amongst students from the pharmacy, medical and allied health disciplines and build self-confidence by engaging in various academic and co-curricular activities such as student-centred-learning (SCL), clinical health exposure and training (CHET), Young MERCY programme and more.


Career Prospects

Students will be well equipped to seek a career as:-

• Pharmacist
• Research Officer
• Pharmacy sales person
• Pharmacy entrepreneur
• Clinical trainer


Students will find employment in organizations such as:-

• Public hospitals
• Private medical centres
• Community clinics
• Community/Retail pharmacies
• Pharmaceutical industries
• Research centres

Course Structure

Year 1 Courses
Introduction to Pharmacy
Pharmaceutical Biochemistry
Human Anatomy & Physiology I
Pharmaceutical Organic Chemistry
Problem-Based Learning 1
Personal Professional Development (PPD)
Tamadun Islam & Tamadun Asia (Asian and Islamic Civilization)
Hubungan Etnik (Ethnic Relations)
General Pathophysiology
Sterile & Aseptic Technique
Compounding & Dispensing
Human Anatomy & Physiology Ii
Pharmaceutical Inorganic Chemistry
General Pharmacology
Elective : Alternative Medicine
Elective: Unified Theory Of Existence (UTE)
Professional Communication
Affective Domain (AD)
Year 2 Courses
Medicinal Chemistry
Pharmaceutical Technology I
Physical Pharmacy
Community Pharmacy Practice
Basic Immunology
Pharmacology of Peripheral Nervous System & Autocoids
Disaster & Relief Medicine (DRM)
Young Mercy/Wataniah
Kerajaan & Dasar Awam Malaysia (Government & Public Policy)
Perlembagaan & Masyarakat Malaysia (Malaysian Constitution & Society)
Pharmaceutical Analysis I
Pharmacology Of Various Body System
Pharmaceutical Technology II
Problem-Based Learning 2
Pharmacology of Cardiovascular System
Medical Microbiology
Introduction To Clinical Pharmacy & Pharmaceutical Care
Young Mercy II/ Wataniah II
Affective Domain
Year 3 Courses
Pharmacokinetic & Biopharmaceutics
Pharmacology of Antimicrobial
Pharmacology of Central Nervous System
Problem-Based Learning 3
Pharmaceutical Analysis II
Hospital Pharmacy
Biostatistics & Research Methodology
Pharmacy Law
Elective: Veterinary Pharmacy
Elective: Public Health In Pharmacy
Clinical Pharmacokinetics
Good Industrial Practice
Primary Care and Medication Management
Pharmaceutical Industrial Training
Pharmacology of Antiviral & Antineoplastics
Research Project I
Affective Domain
Year 4 Courses
Clinical Pharmacy and Therapeutics I
Nuclear Pharmacy
Medical Toxicology
Research Project II
Pharmacy Management & Administration
Elective : Molecular Modeling & Drug Design
Elective: Sports Pharmacy
Social Pharmacy & Pharmacoeconomics
Clinical Pharmacy & Therapeutics II
Clinical Pharmacy & Therapeutics III
Pharmaceutical Biotechnology
Affective Domain
Elective : Cosmetics & Nutraceuticals
Elective: Advanced Drug Delivery Systems

Study Mode & Delivery

• Didactic lectures and tutorials
• Written assessments
• Laboratory experiment sessions
• Clinical attachments
• Primary care attachments
• Industrial training
• Community attachments
• Research project

Entry Requirements

All applicants, except those with a degree qualification in art or humanities, must have passed and attained a minimum of the following:

NoQualificationsRequirements/Score type
1Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia (SPM)Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia (SPM) 5 Bs each in Biology, Chemistry, Physics, and Mathematics (or AdditionalMathematics)
and 1 additional subject.
2General Certificate of Education Ordinary (“O”) Levels5 Bs each in Biology, Chemistry, Physics, and Mathematics (orAdditional Mathematics) and 1 additional subject.



NoQualificationsRequirements/Score type
1STPMMinimum CGPA 3.00 in 3 science subjects (Chemistry and Biology or Physics or Mathematics) including minimum B in Chemistry.
2A- LevelMinimum Grade 3B or 2A1C or 1A1B1C in Biology and Chemistry and Physics or
Mathematic, including minimum B in Chemistry.
3MOHE MatriculationMinimum GPA 3.00 in 3 science subjects including minimum B for Chemistry.
4UIAM Matriculation
5USIM Matriculation
7Foundation in Science (Medicine/Pharmacy)Minimum GPA 3.00 in 3 science subjects including minimum B for Chemistry.
8Foundation in Science from any HEI recognized by MQAMinimum GPA 3.50 in 3 science subjects including minimum B for Chemistry.
9IB ( International Baccalaureate)Minimum 32 points including Chemistry
10Diploma in Pharmacy/ Diploma in Pharmacy AssistantMinimum CGPA : 3.80
11Diploma in Science (Chemistry or Biology or Physic) from any HEI recognized by MQA and MOHEMinimum CGPA : 3.80 including minimum B for Chemistry.
12South Australian Matriculation (SAM)Aggregate 80% each in 3 science subjects including Chemistry.
13Australian Matriculation (AUSMAT)
14Monash University Foundation Year (MUFY)
15New Zealand BursaryAggregate 70% each in 3 science including Chemistry
16Canadian Pre-U (CPU)
17Degree in ScienceCGPA 3.00
18Scholar Aptitude Test (SAT)Aggregate 80 %


1) All applicants shall have attained a minimum of BAND 3 in the MALAYSIAN UNIVERSITY ENGLIST TEST (MUET) or its equivalent.
2) Malaysian applicants shall have also attained a CREDIT IN BAHASA MALAYSIA AND ENGLISH at SPM or its equivalent.

Pra-Pengajian Perubatan dan Farmasi
Foundation Dalam Sains
Matrikulasi ATAU Pra-Pengajian Faramsi/Perubatan ATAU Foundation dalam Sains dengan CGPA 3.0 ke atas dengan sekurang-kurangnya B bagi Kimia


Program perlu dijalankan dalm tempoh sekurang-kurangnya 1 tahun

2STPMMinimum CGPA 3.00 dalam tiga (3) subjek iaitu:
• Biologi; dan
• Kimia; dan
• Fizik atau Matematik
dengan sekurang-kurangnya B dalam subjek Kimia
3A-Level3B ATAU 2A1C ATAU 1A1B1C dalam Biologi DAN Kimia DAN Fizik ATAU Matematik dengan sekurang-kurangnya B dalam subjek Kimia
4International Baccalaureate (IB)32 point termasuk Kimia
5Diploma Farmasi /Pembantu FarmasiMinimum CGPA 3.8
6Diploma Sains (Kimia/Biologi/Fizik)Diploma Sains (Kimia atau Biologi atau Fizik) CGPA 3.80 dan ke atas termasuk B dalam subjek Kimia
7South Australian Matriculation (SAM)Aggregate 80% dalam setiap 3 matapelajaran sains termasuk Kimia
8Australian Matriculation (AUSMAT)Aggregate 80% dalam setiap 3 matapelajaran sains termasuk Kimia
9Monash University Foundation Year (MUFY)
10New Zealand BursaryAggregate 70% dalam setiap 3 matapelajaran sains termasuk Kimia
11Canadian Pre-U (CPU)Aggregate 70% dalam setiap 3 matapelajaran sains termasuk Kimia
12Ijazah Pertama Dalam SainsIjazah Pertama Dalam Sains CGPA 3.00 dan ke atas
13Scholar Aptitude Test (SAT)Aggregate 80%


NoQualificationsRequirements/Score type
1ijil Pelajaran Malaysia (SPM) ATAU “O” LevelLulus Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia (SPM) dengan sekurang-kurangnya 5 B dalam Biologi DAN Kimia DAN Fizik DAN MAtematik (ATAU Matematik Tambahan) DAN satu subjek lain di peringkat Sijil Persekolahan atau yang setara


“O” Level dengan sekurang-kurangnya 5 B dalam Biologi DAN Kimia DAN Fizik DAN MAtematik (ATAU Matematik Tambahan) DAN satu subjek lain di peringkat Sijil Persekolahan atau yang setara

2Syarat tambahan (SPM/setara)Pemohon warganegara Malaysia wajib lulus Bahasa Malaysia dan Bahasa Inggeris dengan sekurang-kurangnya mendapat gred C dalam Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia (SPM) atau yang setara
3Kelayakkan Bahasa Inggeris (MUET / setara)Wajib lulus minimum Band 3 dalam Malaysian University English Test (MUET) sebelum pelajar bergraduat


Memiliki kelayakan Bahasa Inggeris yang berikut;
i) Skor 550 bagi Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL)


ii) Band 6.0 bagi International English Testing Service (IELTS) dengan minimum Band 5.5 bagi setiap skil – writing, reading, listening/speaking (WRLS)

*sekiranya tidak mematuhi syarat Bahasa Inggeris (i) dan (ii), Band 3 MUET adalah terpakai.

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