Course Structure

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Course Descriptions

Bachelor of Pharmacy curriculum requires student to fulfill 155 credit hours  within a minimum period of 8 semesters and a maximum of 12 semesters, not including the third semesters. This is in consistant with the semester system currently being implemented in IIUM, and the curriculum requirements of the Malaysian Board of Pharmacy for professional recognition.

There are two semesters in one academic session, and each semester consists of the following:
    7 weeks    -    course work (lectures, practical, tutorials, etc.)
    1 week    -    semester break
    7 weeks    -    course work (lectures, practical, tutorials, etc.)
    3 weeks    -    revision and examination
    5 weeks    -    semester break

Programmes Requirement

Kulliyyah Required Courses 121 CH
Elective Courses 14 CH
University Required Courses 19 CH
Total Requirement for graduation 155 CH