Postgraduate Diploma/ MSc for Overseas Pharmacists (OSPAP)Aston University
Price on request
- Birmingham (England)
What you'll learn on the course
- Candidates must possess a pharmacy degree to enable them to register as a pharmacist with The General Pharmaceutical Council.
- In addition, candidates must have documented evidence of their eligibility to undertake the course. This evidence must be obtained before you apply. Please note that it may take up to two months to gain approval from the General Pharmaceutical Council (GPhC)
- In order to secure a place for this course, we recommend that students apply for the GPhC approval before June 2016 and apply to Aston before July 2016.
- Applicants whose first language is not English will be required to provide evidence of an English language qualification. This will need to be an IELTS test with 7.0 overall with at least 7.0 in each area.
Duration of programme: Full-time: 9 months. There is an MSc route available and this would be full-time for 12 months; if you wish to be considered for this please state this in your personal statement & contact the admissions team on the email below.
Start date: 14th September 2016
1st August for International students
31st August for UK/EU students
If you are applying close to the deadline, please ensure you have all supporting documentation ready for the application. If the deadline has passed, we may still be able to consider you, so please contact us.
Distance learning available: No
Students enrolling onto certain programmes within the School of Life and Health Sciences at Aston University will be required to undertake an Enhanced Level Criminal Records Bureau check. Also in line with national requirements for programmes leading to a health professional qualification, a number of degree programmes in the School of Life and Health Science are subject to Fitness to Practise Regulations.
For more information please follow the link: DBS Checks & Fitness to Practise
Visas for Pre-Registration
Other Important Information
The below documents are policies that we ask all OSPAP students to be aware of before undertaking the programme:
Student Policy for Raising Concerns
Professional Appearance Standards
Pregnancy Risk Assessment
Infection Control Policy