About the Course

Developed with the National Healthcare Group, Singapore Health Services and the Pharmaceutical Society of Singapore, this course helps you build a solid foundation in pharmaceutical science and related areas like clinical trials management and pharmaceutical operations. You will also be trained in pharmacology and pharmacotherapy, which help you in providing high-quality healthcare to patients.


This diploma lets you...

Discover how medications work and how our body responds to them. This is also the only course in Singapore that offers a specialisation in clinical trials.

Be mentored by licensed pharmacists, biologists as well as sales and marketing practitioners in the pharmaceutical industry.

Find opportunities at the front line of major pharmacies in Singapore. Graduates have also furthered their studies at reputable local or overseas universities.

What You'll Study

  • Career Prospects

    Look forward to an exciting career in these areas:

    Clinical Research

    As clinical research coordinators in clinical trial research units and clinical research organisations.

    Healthcare Services

    As pharmacy technicians and pharmacy retail executives in hospitals and retail pharmacies who dispense and advise on medication and support operations at the pharmacy.

    Sales & Marketing

    As product executives or specialists in leading pharmaceutical companies, supporting business development and sales and marketing activities.


  • Further Studies

    NYP’s Diploma in Pharmaceutical Science opens doors for you to further your education at reputable local and international universities. You can complete a degree in areas such as pharmacy, life sciences, biotechnology, microbiology and immunology.

    Our graduates have pursued degrees at:

    Local universities

    • National University of Singapore
    • Nanyang Technological University
    • National Institute of Education
    • Singapore Institute of Management


    • University of Queensland 
    • Griffith University 
    • University of South Australia 
    • Murdoch University

    United Kingdom

    • University of Sheffield

    • University of Reading