at UBC's

Vancouver Campus

Pharmacists have specialized knowledge of medicines, ranging from their discovery, chemistry, synthesis, and manufacture to how they work in the body, how they can improve or cure disease, and how to determine if they are working well for a patient. Upon graduation, you'll be able to choose from a wide range of career opportunities working as an integral member of health-care teams.

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Program Information

  • Campus: Vancouver
  • Faculty: Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences
  • Degree: Doctor of Pharmacy
  • 4 yrs Length
  • No Co-op Option
  • No Honours Option

You can apply for admission into Pharmacy after a minimum of two-years, or 60 undergraduate credits, including specific course requirements. The program satisfies the requirements of the College of Pharmacists of BC for academic qualification for licensing in the Province of British Columbia. Entry is restricted to Canadian citizens and permanent residents.

Campus features

UBC’s is the only Faculty of Pharmaceutical Science in British Columbia. It is housed in a superb new state-of-the-art teaching and research facility.