Curriculum DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY PROGRAM IN PHARMACEUTICS (INTERNATIONAL PROGRAM) 

Curriculum

DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY PROGRAM IN PHARMACEUTICS (INTERNATIONAL PROGRAM) 

Level Doctoral
Faculty / Institute FACULTY OF PHARMACY
Website http://www.pharmacy.mahidol.ac.th

Degree Designation

DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY(PHARMACEUTICS)

Additional advantages of the programme

Expertise in Pharmaceutical products development and drug delivery system with excellent research facilities.

Admission Requirements

								   
											
							 A candidate must

Plan 1.1 For Masters degree graduates
1. hold a Masters degree in Pharmaceutics, Industrial Pharmacy, Pharmaceutical Science and Technology, or Pharmaceutical technology and have publication in peer reviewed journals at least one article in the past 5 years;
2. have a grade point average of at least 3.50;
3. Have an English Proficiency Examination score as the requirement of Faculty of Graduate Studies;
4. Exemption from the above conditions may be granted by the Programme Committee and the Dean of Faculty of Graduate Studies under exceptional circumstances.

Plan 2.1 For Masters degree graduates
1. hold a Masters degree in Pharmaceutics, Industrial Pharmacy, Pharmaceutical Science and Technology, Pharmaceutical technology, Chemistry, Chemical Engineering, Biomedical Engineering, Polymer Science, Biotechnology or related fields;
2. have a grade point average of at least 3.50;
3. Have an English Proficiency Examination score as the requirement of Faculty of Graduate Studies;
4. Exemption from the above conditions may be granted by the Programme Committee and the Dean of Faculty of Graduate Studies under exceptional circumstances.

Plan 2.2 For Bachelors degree in Pharmacy graduates
1. hold a Bachelors degree in Pharmacy;
2. have a grade point average of at least 3.50;
3. Have an English Proficiency Examination score as the requirement of Faculty of Graduate Studies;
4. Exemption from the above conditions may be granted by the Programme Committee and the Dean of Faculty of Graduate Studies under exceptional circumstances							 							 							 
							 
							 

Curriculum Structure

Plan 1.1 For students with Masters Degree
Dissertation 48            Credits
Total not less than 48            Credits
Plan 2.1 For students with Masters Degree in Pharmaceutics, Industrial Pharmacy, Pharmaceutical Technology
Required Courses 6            Credits
Elective Courses not less than 6            Credits
Dissertation 36            Credits
Total not less than 48            Credits
Plan 2.1 For students with Masters Degree in Chemistry, Chemical Engineering, Polymer, Biotechnology and Hralth Science
Prerequisite Course No Credit
Required Courses 6            Credits
Elective Courses not less than 6            Credits
Dissertation 36            Credits
Plan 2.2 For students with Bachelors Degree
Required Courses 23            Credits
Elective Courses not less than 6            Credits
Dissertation 48            Credits
Total not less than 77            Credits

Job Option after Graduation


- นักวิจัย และนักวิชาการ ด้านเภสัชการ ในสถาบันวิจัยและหน่วยงานที่เกี่ยวข้องกับยา และผลิตภัณฑ์สุขภาพ รวมถึงบริษัทเอกชนที่รับทำงานวิจัยให้บริษัทยา (CRO: Contact Research Organization) ทั้งในประเทศและต่างประเทศ
- อาจารย์ด้านเภสัชการในสถาบันอุดมศึกษาทั้งในประเทศและต่างประเทศ
- ผู้บริหารงานและนักวิจัยด้านการวิจัยและพัฒนา การผลิต และการประกันคุณภาพในอุตสาหกรรมยา และผลิตภัณฑ์สุขภาพทั้งในประเทศและต่างประเทศ
- ผู้ประกอบการเกี่ยวกับอุตสาหกรรมยา และผลิตภัณฑ์สุขภาพทั้งในประเทศและต่างประเทศ

Course Requirements

Plan 1

Dissertation Credit
   For students with Master's degree
PYPT898 : DISSERTATION 48

Plan 2

Prerequisite Courses Credit
   
PYPY601 : ADVANCED BIOPHARMACEUTICS 3
PYPY660 : ADVANCED PHARMACEUTICS I 3
PYPT601 : SEMINAR IN PHARMACEUTICS I 1
PYPT602 : SEMINAR IN PHARMACEUTICS II 1
PYMP641 : INSTRUMENTAL RESEARCH TECHNIQUES IN PHARMACEUTICS 1
PYMP642 : ADVANCED INDUSTRIAL PHARMACY I 3
Required Courses Credit
   For students with Bachelor's degree
GRID603 : BIOSTATISTICS 3
PYID685 : RESEARCH METHODOLOGY IN PHARMACY I 2
PYPY601 : ADVANCED BIOPHARMACEUTICS 3
PYPY616 : DRUG DELIVERY SYSTEMS 3
PYPY660 : ADVANCED PHARMACEUTICS I 3
PYPT601 : SEMINAR IN PHARMACEUTICS I 1
PYPT602 : SEMINAR IN PHARMACEUTICS II 1
PYMP632 : THEORETICAL ASPECTS OF SOLID DOSAGE FORMS 3
PYMP641 : INSTRUMENTAL RESEARCH TECHNIQUES IN PHARMACEUTICS 1
PYMP642 : ADVANCED INDUSTRIAL PHARMACY I 3
   
PYPY616 : DRUG DELIVERY SYSTEMS 3
PYMP632 : THEORETICAL ASPECTS OF SOLID DOSAGE FORMS 3
   
PYPY616 : DRUG DELIVERY SYSTEMS 3
PYMP632 : THEORETICAL ASPECTS OF SOLID DOSAGE FORMS 3
Elective Courses Credit
PYPY617 : TRANSDERMAL DRUG DELIVERY SYSTEM 2
PYPY664 : MOLECULAR PHARMACEUTICS 3
PYPY665 : NANOTECHNOLOGY IN DRUG DELIVERY 2
PYPY666 : PHARMACEUTICAL CARE I 3
PYMP634 : MANUFACTURE OF SUSTAINED RELEASE PHARMACEUTICALS 3
PYMP635 : PACKAGING OF PHARMACEUTICALS 2
PYMP648 : POLYMER SCIENCES IN PHARMACEUTICS 3
PYMP649 : NASAL AND PULMONARY DRUG DELIVERY 2
PYMP650 : STABILITY OF SOLID DOSAGE FORMS 2
Dissertation Credit
   For students with Bachelor's degree
PYPT799 : DISSERTATION 48
   
PYPT699 : DISSERTATION 36
   
PYPT699 : DISSERTATION 36