Bachelor of Pharmaceutical Science (Honours)
Make a difference to the world and your career
Our research students work with Australia's largest, most experienced group of pharmaceutical scientists in the best pharmaceutical research facilities in the country. They collaborate across Monash with some of the world's best medical researchers, and with industry-leading partners, in areas like nanotechnology, pharmacy and pharmaceutical science. The Australian Research Council rates us 5/5 (well above world standard).
Our research takes place within the Monash Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences (MIPS). We work in the following areas:
- drug candidate optimisation
- drug delivery, disposition and dynamics
- drug discovery biology
- medicinal chemistry
- medicine use and safety.
Explore how our advanced research platforms, collaborations and networks can enable, enhance and extend your research.
Applying for a research degree
To apply for the Honours research degree, you need to:
The minimum entry requirements to study Bachelor of Pharmaceutical Science (Honours) are:
A bachelor's degree in pharmacy, pharmaceutical science, medicinal chemistry, formulation science, or other related field. An average overall grade (70%+) or higher in the final year of the course, or equivalent qualification and experience deemed by the faculty's Graduate research committee to be substantial preparation for a candidate's proposed field of study is required.
International students must also meet the Monash English language requirements.
For acceptance as an Honours candidate, the applicant must:
* have a suitable academic background;
* be accepted as a potential candidate by a supervisor; and
* have a suitable research project as a basis for the degree studies.
Step 2: Find your perfect project and supervisor.
Step 3: Download, complete and submit the application form. Find out more about becoming an Honours research student or contact our research office at email@example.com.
Applications for the Bachelor of Pharmaceutical Science (Honours) for entry into 2022 will open in September 2021.