Recruitment procedure

Pharmacists are experts in medications who work together with doctors, nurses and dentists as part of healthcare system. During our programme students will understand the science behind drug discovery, development and delivery along with how patients react to the medicines they take.
The 11-semester (5,5-year) pharmacy programme including 6-months pre-registration training in an approved pharmacy leads to the degree of Master of Pharmacy and allows for registration as a pharmacist in Poland. Polish registration is recognized in other EU member states.

MUG Pharmacy
MUG Pharmacy

Candidates from around the world have an opportunity to apply for the 5,5-year Master of Pharmacy programme at English Division at the Medical University of Gdańsk.
Programme starts with obligatory Orientation Week in the last week of September.

Admission for the 2024/2025 academic year (Fall 2024) will be open in the middle of March, 2024.

  • Admission criteria
  • Admission steps
  • Required documents at the time of registration
  • Score calculation

    In brief, Candidates have to be at least High School graduates and are admitted on basis of their position on the ranking list. The position on the ranking list is based on the total amount of points achieved in the following:

    1. The number of points calculated from their grades recorded in the official high school transcript/maturity certificate. Two grades out of the following four subjects are required and taken for evaluation:
      Option I: Chemistry (obligatory) and either Biology, Physics, or Mathematics.
      Option II: Biology (obligatory) and either Chemistry, Physics, or Mathematics
      Each of the two required subjects has to be taught at the advanced level;
      The most popular examples of calculating the results obtained in high school are given in here.
    2. The interview based on English language proficiency, motivation and predisposition for pharmaceutical profession and the knowledge of selected subjects (topics for review).

    Candidates with IB Diploma are selected on the basis of their scores from IB Diploma in either:
    Chemistry HL (obligatory) and one selected subject from: Biology, Physics and Mathematics HL;
    Or: Biology HL (obligatory) and one selected subject from: Chemistry, Physics, and Mathematics HL, as well as the score from the mentioned above interview.

    Depending on citizenship, candidates are kindly asked to use the following recruitment procedure:

  • Important information about 5,5-year Master of Pharmacy programme

    uniform Master’s Degree
    Teaching medium:
    Length of studies:
    5.5 years, 11 semesters
    Number of seats:
    *Number of people per place:
    *Admission 2022
    Tuition fee and charges:
    *Admission 2023
    Orientation Week fee 3000 PLN, tuition fee for the first to the six year of study 38 900 PLN per year
    Accreditations & Recognition: WFME, ARWU

    Admissions Office
    al. Zwycięstwa 41-42
    80-210 Gdańsk
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