University of Otago School of Pharmacy

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Part of the University of Otago's Division of Health Sciences, [1] the School of Pharmacy is based in Dunedin, New Zealand. It is ranked in the world's top-200 universities for pharmacy and pharmacology. [2]


Undergraduate programmes

The School teaches the four-year Bachelor of Pharmacy (BPharm) and Bachelor of Pharmacy with Honours (BPharm(Hons)) programmes. Admission is competitive, usually following successful completion of the University's Health Sciences First Year programme. [3]

The School has credit transfer agreements with Malaysia's International Medical University and multiple polytechnics in Singapore. These agreements can allow students to obtain an Otago Pharmacy degree in 2–3 years. [4]

Postgraduate programmes

The School offers the following postgraduate programmes: [5]

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