The School of Pharmacy does not expect students to repeat learning that has been successfully completed at a similar level and standard elsewhere, where that work is substantially the same in content and standard as that required for the Bachelor of Pharmacy (Honours). 

Credit is most commonly awarded for the courses listed below. 

BIOM1051 Introductory Cellular Physiology

BIOL1020 Genes, Cells & Evolution

BIOM1052 Introduction to Anatomy and Physiology for Pharmacy

To apply for credit you should follow the my.UQ Credit for previous study process.

For us to be able to determine your eligibility you will need to supply course descriptions. The information should contain:

  • An overview of the numbers of lectures, practicals, tutorials and any other classes in the course
  • A list of learning objectives, lecture titles and descriptions and practical titles (at least)
  • A timetable to indicate the number of contact hours of the various types in the course
  • A summary of assessment, and
  • any other information that is available.

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UQ policy information regarding the process is located at: UQ Credit Transfer Policy.

Credit arrangements are already in place for the programs listed below.


Study Plan

University (IMU)

Bachelor of Pharmacy (Honours)
(Please note after studying 1 year at IMU students can transfer credit and start in 2nd Year at UQ)

UCSI University

Bachelor of Pharmacy (Honours) first year

University of KLDiploma in Pharmacy 

Taylor's University

Bachelor of Pharmacy (Honours)

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Monash Malaysia

Monash Malaysia Bachelor of Pharmacy (Honours) first year


Nanyang PolytechnicDiploma in Pharmaceutical ScienceDownload PDF (PDF, 105 KB)

Ngee Ann Polytechnic

Diploma in Pharmacy Science

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Republic PolytechnicDiploma in Pharmaceutical ScienceDownload PDF (PDF, 105.1 KB)

Temasek Polytechnic

Diploma in Pharmaceutical ScienceDownload PDF (PDF, 104.7 KB)