Life & Health SciencesPharmaceutical Studies
Pharmaceutical sciences covers knowledge from different fields of medical sciences, including biochemistry, physiology, pharmaceutics, pharmacology, drug dispensing, cosmaceuticals and pharmaceutical analysis.
Pharmaceutical Science and Clinical Pharmacy
Graduates from Advanced Diploma in Pharmaceutical Science programme can pursue overseas education in pharmacy or pharmaceutical science. They can also enrol in HKU SPACE's BSc (Hons) Pharmaceutical Science programme. MSc Clinical Pharmacy programme further enriched the practicing pharmacist with skill and knowledge in clinical pharmacy.
Drug Dispensing and Administration
Foundation Certificate in Basic Dispensing Practice and Use of Medicines, together with Diploma in Pharmaceutical Services in Primary Care programmes, provide 300 hours of structured training in the field of drug dispensing, management and pharmaceutical services.
As regenerative medicine technologies are developing rapidly over the past few years, the term “Regenerative Medicine” appears very often in the public media. It calls the public attention to the usage, safety, and business opportunities of regenerative medicine in science and in medical areas.
The Hong Kong Innovation and Technology Bureau encourages local tertiary institutions to conduct more research projects in future on regenerative medicine. Accordingly, there is a market need of nurturing students the basic knowledge of regenerative medicine, especially in regenerative pharmacology in order to open up their career opportunities in regenerative medicine business in the future.