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.

Programm starts with obligatory Orientation Week on 23rd of September 2019.

Admission for the Fall 2019 is open, deadline for applying is 15th of July 2019.

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: Chemistry (obligatory) and, Biology Physics or Mathematics. Each of two required subjects has to be taught at the advanced level;
  2. The number of points achieved during obligatory entrance exam in biology and chemistry at the High School level which is organized by the University. It will take a place either at Medical University of Gdańsk on 30th of July 2019 or at the selected location co-organized by official MUG recruitment partners. Entrance exam consists of written part (MCQ test – topics, example questions),
  3. and if necessary (Admission Committee’s decision), 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 chemistry HL (obligatory) and one selected subject from: biology, physics and mathematics HL, as well as score from an interview (see above). If candidate passed the subjects at the SL, mentioned above written part of entrance exam is required.

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 2018
Tuition fee and charges:
Orientation Week fee 3000 PLN, tuition fee for the first to the six year of study 35 000 PLN per year
Accreditations & Recognition: WFME, ARWU

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