Pharmacists are experts on the action and use of drugs, including their chemistry, formulation into medicines, and how they are used to manage diseases.
Below Is A List Of Pharmacy School In South Africa;
BACHELOR OF PHARMACY (NQF Level 8) Providers
How long does it take to study pharmacy in South Africa?
The curriculum extends over four years. After obtaining the B. Pharmacy degree an internship of one year (in community, hospital or industry) or two years (academic) ensues. This is followed by a compulsory year of community service in the public hospital sector as a fully fledged pharmacist.
What are the requirements to study pharmacy in South Africa?
ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS FOR CURRENT GRADE 12 LEARNERS
- Admission Points Score of 38.
- Minimum NSC requirements for degree entry must be met.
- English, Afrikaans or isiXhosa (home language or first additional language) on at least level 3 (40-49%).
- NSC achievement rating of at least 5 (60-69%) for Mathematics.
How much do pharmacists earn in South Africa?
A person working as a Pharmacist in South Africa typically earns around 38,100 ZAR per month. Salaries range from 18,700 ZAR (lowest) to 59,500 ZAR (highest). This is the average monthly salary including housing, transport, and other benefits.
Is there a demand for pharmacists in South Africa?
SA has huge pharmaceutical skills shortage. The country’s pharmaceutical industry has a huge skills shortage‚ lacking at least 12‚000 pharmacists in order to meet international standards.