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With an RCSI Master of Pharmacy (MPharm) degree, you will be positioned as the 'medicines expert' at the heart of every healthcare team, equipped with academic and technical skills and inspired by the experience of learning from leaders in their specialties. Pharmacy is a field of healthcare that offers exciting career opportunities, attractive salaries and high employability across the globe.

The role of the pharmacist is constantly expanding, creating opportunities for a diverse range of career paths including clinical roles caring for patients in hospital and community settings or working at the frontiers of medical research leading the quest for innovations and discoveries that improve human health.

The MPharm degree programme combines progressive and innovative teaching with hands-on clinical experience and dynamic research opportunities. The Times Higher Education World University Rankings (2016-17) places RCSI in the top 250 institutions worldwide and joint first place in the Republic of Ireland.

Graduates of RCSI’s MPharm programme are eligible to register with the Pharmaceutical Society of Ireland (PSI) and practice as fully qualified pharmacists in Ireland and throughout the European Union (EU), directly after graduation. In addition, the RCSI Pharmacy degree acts as a platform for professional registration in other geographies throughout the world.