A Diploma in Psychiatric Pharmacy from Aston University or equivalent is essential, with a research methods module a desirable option.
Students will normally be employed by the NHS and will be on a career path as a mental health pharmacist specialising in the treatment of people with mental illness.
For further information about the eligibility requirements pleases contact the course director.
Note: Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) may be considered for applicants who express an interest in direct entry to the Diploma or MSc.
Please be aware that places are not guaranteed and will be limited by supervisor capacity, academic ability and treated on a first come, first served basis.
International students whose first language is not English must demonstrate a satisfactory command of English language. They should meet our minimum English language requirement by taking one of the following tests:
IELTS Minimum requirement – 7.0 overall, 7.0 in each area
TOEFL IBT Minimum requirement - 101 overall, 26 in listening & reading, 23 in speaking and 28 in writing
Pearson Academic Minimum requirement - 72 overall, 72 in each area
Duration of programme: Approximately 1 year part-time
Start date: April & October