How to Apply
At UWA you'll acquire knowledge in areas of pharmacy practice, clinical pharmacy, pharmaceutics, medicinal chemistry and biomedicine and biotechnology, including practical training in community and hospital pharmacies. A strong research culture infuses all Medicine courses at UWA. No other medical school in the State is situated within a research-intensive university. You can pursue a Master of Pharmacy at UWA after completing a bachelor's degree with the prerequisite units (see Standard entry below).
Pathways for mature-age students
Direct Pathways for high school leavers
- UWPHA (Arts)
UWPHI (Biomedical Science)
- UWPHC (Commerce)
- UWPHS (Science)
- UWPHP (Philosophy [Honours] Direct Pathway)
- BA + MPharm
BBiomedSc + MPharm
- BCom + MPharm
- BSc + MPharm
- BPhil (Hons) + MPharm
- Opportunities are available for students from High Achievement, Broadway, Rural and Indigenous entry paths to apply for a Direct Pathway place to the Master of Pharmacy (places are limited). The number of places is subject to review each year.
- Interview with final rank based on combined ATAR and interview score
- Completion of a UWA bachelor’s degree with a minimum Faculty GPA of 5.0 and appropriate prerequisite units
 This pathway is also available through the Bachelor of Philosophy (Honours). Students taking this pathway require an ATAR of 98.00.
 Bachelor of Philosophy students will take an additional year to complete this pathway.
- a minimum Grade Point Average (GPA) of 5.0
- a minimum IELTs of 7.0, with no band less than 7.0 and
- successful completion of study in the following areas: Pharmacology; Microbiology; Chemistry (Year 12 Chemistry ATAR is acceptable, or a tertiary chemistry unit); and Mathematics OR Statistics (Year 12 Mathematics Specialist ATAR is accepted, or a tertiary mathematics or statistics unit)
Meeting this criteria makes you eligible for an interview.