Academics

Study Plan for the BPharm Program

Dubai Pharmacy College accepts only female students with General Secondary School Certificate or its equivalent with science subjects (Physics, Chemistry, Biology, or Mathematics) for admission to Bachelor of Pharmacy degree program.

Dubai Pharmacy College grants its students, after successful completion, Bachelor's Degree in Pharmacy (B. Pharm.). The total program of Dubai Pharmacy College extends over four academic years and the maximum course duration to complete the degree within a reasonable time frame of six years.
 The academic year starts in September and ends in the third week of July.

     
  • Each academic year is divided into semesters.
  • Each semester is composed of twenty two weeks of which 15 weeks devoted to teaching
  • Each week has five teaching days which accounts for 30 teaching hours in a week.

Annual vacations are of two weeks at the end of first semester and five weeks at the end of second semester.

 No. of CoursesCredit Hours %
Elective Courses 3 6 4
General Education Courses 5 12 7
Core requirement 49 132 80
Professional Practice Experience(PPE) 3149
Total 60 164 100

 

DomainNo. coursesCredit Hours%
PS-Pharmaceutical Science185441
CS-Clinical Science163224
BBS-Basic Biomedical Sciences82116
PS/CS-Pharmaceutical Sciences/Clinical Sciences41612
BS-Basic Sciences397
Total49132100