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Credits/ECTS offered for Academic Year 2018/9


B.Sc.(Hons.) Pharmaceutical Technology [PDF] 

B.Sc.(Hons.) Pharmaceutical Science [PDF] 


Guidelines for Incoming Erasmus+ Students at the Department of Pharmacy, Faculty of Medicine and Surgery

  • Students applying in the field of pharmacy must submit their complete applications to the International and EU office by latest 30 June of the preceeding academic year. 

  • Students who apply for ECTS in one semester will NOT be eligible for ECTS which are held over two semesters as the lectures are spread out over both semesters.

  • Students who apply to follow modules offered in the second semester in the fourth year of the BSc (Hons) Pharmaceutical Science course should note that the assessment is a comprehensive assessment which may include aspects in the subjects that were covered in earlier modules within the subject.  

  • Students will be accepted to follow ECTS on condition that they follow a full semester of ONE particular year and course i.e. follow the exact programme of the local pharmacy students. Requests to attend modules which are offered in another year WILL NOT be considered.

  • Study units ‘Pharmacy practice project 1, 2 and 3’ are not offered to mobility students since the fieldwork of the modules follow-on from one year to another.

  • Requests to follow only practical attachments/placements in clinical or hospital pharmacy or pharmaceutical analysis will be considered in the second semester (February-June) and in summer (July-September) and NO ECTS can be awarded.

  • Requests to follow a research project will be accepted between October and June.

  • Students following a research project must have a good proficiency in the English language.

Deadlines for Erasmus+ Pharmacy Students. 


Further information may be obtained from the Erasmus+ incoming section of the International and EU Office.


Interested students may contact the Head of the Department of Pharmacy, Prof. Lilian M. Azzopardi directly via email.




Guidelines for Outgoing Erasmus+ Students 

  • Students are required to submit Form A before departure.

  • Students are required to read the handbook and complete a daily record sheet (available on VLE) which should be signed by the respective preceptor.

  • Students are expected to keep in touch with their assigned local supervisor as per schedule indicated.

  • Students are expected to keep contact with the Department of Pharmacy and to keep up-to-date with the electronic noticeboard.

  • Students are required to submit a hard copy of the portfolio to Dr Francesca Wirth towards the end of the first semester.

  • Students are requested to inform the Department of Pharmacy via email of their return to Malta.

  • Students are kindly requested to contact Professor Lilian M Azzopardi Prof Lilian M Azzopardi or Dr Francesca Wirth if any problems and/or queries arise during the mobility period.

Further information may be obtained from the Erasmus+ outgoing section of the International and EU Office.


Pharmaceutical English Courses

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