Sydney Faculty of Pharmacy Dean to continue role until 2017

3 December 2015

Professor Iqbal Ramzan will continue in his role as Dean of the Sydney Faculty of Pharmacy until December 2017.
Under Professor Ramzan’s leadership, the faculty has made significant progress, including improved teaching and research as well as accreditation achievements for flagship degree programs.

University of Sydney Pharmacy School
Prof Iqbal Ramzan (Photo credit: University of Sydney)

The Dean has also been an active participant in the implementation of the Wills Review, pursuing opportunities for participation and leadership in the university’s four Strategic Priority Areas for Collaboration (SPARCs) which include Mental Health and Neuroscience, Obesity, Diabetes and Cardiovascular Disease, Cancer and Infectious Diseases.
The Sydney Faculty of Pharmacy is recognised as one of the leading centres for pharmacy education in Australia and enjoys an outstanding national and international reputation for research and innovation. Innovative teaching, clinical and experiential placements and business skills programs provide our students with a well-rounded and professionally relevant pharmacy degree, putting them in high demand with employers.

University of Sydney Bachelor of Pharmacy Program

Program: Bachelor of Pharmacy
Location: Sydney, New South Wales
Semester intake: March
Duration: 4 years
Application deadline: January 31; however, it is recommended that Canadian students apply as early as possible to provide time for the pre-departure process.

Entry Requirements

  • Applicants are required to have completed their high school diploma in order to be eligible for entry
  • Assumed knowledge: Mathematics, Chemistry and Biology or Physics. To study in the Bachelor of Pharmacy, you are expected to have knowledge of these subject areas. Grade 12 Physics is also recommended but not required.
  • If you have commenced or completed a university degree or any post-secondary studies, your most recent studies will be assessed in terms of your grades. If you have not completed the necessary prerequisite subjects in your post-secondary studies, your high school transcripts will then be assessed for prerequisite subjects. Applicants are assessed on a case-by-case basis.

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