About the Course

Are you someone who doesn’t like working behind the scenes in medicine? Would you like to be able to meet and interact with the patients you are treating?

Then choose our Diploma in Pharmaceutical Science. The course will give you a firm foundation in pharmacology, pharmacotherapy and patient-care skills. You will learn to provide quality healthcare through the proper use of medication, plus gain relevant clinical research and drug-testing skills for work in research and development.

With this diploma, you will be highly valued in sectors such as healthcare services and clinical research.

This diploma is for you if you want the critical skills necessary for work in the pharmaceutical and clinical research industries.

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