The Master of Pharmaceutical Medicine program is a 2-3-year part-time (1-year full-time) postgraduate degree available fully online delivered by the School of Medical Sciences, UNSW Sydney. Whether pursuing a career in the pharmaceutical, biotechnology or medical technology industries, academic health centres or government, this degree will provide you with the skills, knowledge and insights to make a meaningful contribution and difference to medicines research, development and access, improving the health and wellbeing of individuals.
Graduates may pursue careers in pharmaceutical product discovery, clinical trial management, medical affairs, regulatory affairs, pharmacovigilance and drug safety, health technology assessment and senior positions within pharmaceutical, biotechnology, cell and gene therapy or medical technology businesses or government.
A key feature of our learning and teaching is its student-centred focus on individual and collaborative learning experiences. Through exposure to complex, real-world challenges in healthcare and therapeutic product development, you’ll develop a deep understanding of business principles and effective communication. You will develop an ethical framework for working in all aspects of the development of therapeutic products. Active learning is encouraged and so you will produce real-world analytical reports, clinical trial protocols, strategic plans, risk management plans and regulatory submissions during your studies.