Bachelor of Pharmacy

University of Otago

Subject area

Pharmacy

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Entry requirements

New Zealand University Entrance qualification or equivalent. Selection on academic merit for 2nd year

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

The Bachelor of Pharmacy, plus one year's practical work, can lead to registration as a Pharmacist. Pharmacy includes development, manufacture and dispensing of medicine, and giving information about medicines and disease management to patients and doctors.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Pharmacy at this level can earn:

$46,000

Median earnings one year after study

$70,000

Median earnings two years after study

$81,000

Median earnings five years after study

Status one year after study

Employment rate two years after study

94%

Employment rate two years after study

Data as at November 2021

Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

Hiwinui Heke Māori Pharmacy Scholarship

Provided by:

PHARMAC

Website:

http://www.pharmac.health.nz

Value:

For Pharmaceutical Study Assistance

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The Salvation Army Marie Fitness Endowment Scholarships

Provided by:

The University of Auckland - The Scholarship Office

Website:

https://www.auckland.ac.nz/en/study/scholarships-and-awards/find-a-scholarship.html

Value:

$6,000 pa

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This information comes from Generosity New Zealand. For more scholarships, search their givME database (formerly called BreakOut) via your college, university or local library website.

Contact details

Main Campus Office

Free phone: 0800 808 098
Phone: (03) 479 1100
Fax: (03) 474 1607
Email: university@otago.ac.nz
Web: http://www.otago.ac.nz

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Sources

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