Faculty of Pharmacy, Mahasarakham University Admission Information

Faculty of Pharmacy, Mahasarakham University offers only one undergraduate program, which is a Doctor of Pharmacy Program in Pharmaceutical Care; and four graduate programs: Master of Pharmacy Program in Clinical Pharmacy, Master of Pharmacy in Primary Care Pharmacy, Master of Science Program in Medicinal Plants and Natural Products, Doctor of Philosophy Program in Pharmacy. We also offer a short course training program for pharmacists focusing on pharmacotherapy for internal medicine patients. Moreover, the Faculty of Pharmacy at Mahasarakham University utilizes the credit bank system. Therefore, students will be able to collect and keep their credits if they enrolled in a short course training program and later on plan to pursue a Master or a Ph.D. program. 

 

Overview of curriculum offered by Faculty of Pharmacy, Mahasarakham University 

Part 1: overview and general information 

 

Curriculum 

 

Credit needed 

 

Study Program

 

Requirements

 

Admission

 

Fees

 

Financial aid/scholarship

Undergraduate Program             
Doctor of Pharmacy in Pharmaceutical Care  222 credits  6 year-program  Graduated with high school diploma or its equivalent  Apply via TCAS  32,500 Baht/

semester

Scholarship for clinical rotation in country and abroad 
Graduate Program            
Master of Science Program in Medicinal Plants and Natural Products 38 Credits  2-year weekend program  (credit bank is applicable) Bachelor degrees in Applied Thai Traditional Medicine, Thai Traditional Medicine, Health Sciences, Sciences, or other related fields  Apply via Graduate School admission system, Mahasarakham University  37,000 baht/

semester

Research scholarship 20,000 baht/person

Research scholarship for conducting research in Thailand or abroad

Master of Pharmacy Program in Clinical Pharmacy  39 Credits 2-year weekend program  (credit bank is applicable)  Graduates with pharmacy degree Apply via Graduate School admission system, Mahasarakham University  37,000 baht/semester Research scholarship 20,000 baht/person

Research scholarship for conducting research in Thailand or abroad 

Master of Pharmacy Program in Primary Care Pharmacy  36 Credits 2-year weekend program  (credit bank is applicable) Graduates with pharmacy degree Apply via Graduate School admission system, Mahasarakham University 37,000 baht/semester Research scholarship 20,000 baht/person

Research scholarship for conducting research in Thailand or abroad

Doctor of Philosophy Program in Pharmacy 72 Credits  4-year weekday program (plan 1.2 coursework and research) (credit bank is applicable) Graduates with pharmacy, health sciences, sciences or other related degrees  Apply via Graduate School admission system, Mahasarakham University 48,500 Baht/semester Research scholarship 30,000 baht/person

Research scholarship for conducting research in Thailand or abroad

48 Credits 3-year weekday program (plan 2.2 coursework and research) (credit bank is applicable) Graduates with master in pharmacy, health sciences, sciences or other related degrees
3-year program (plan 2.1 research based plan) Graduates with master in pharmacy, health sciences, sciences or other related degrees and published at least 2 publications 
Short Course Training Program   
Pharmacotherapy in inpatient medicine  16 Credits 4 months Graduates with pharmacy degree and holding an active pharmacist license Apply via Faculty of Pharmacy website 25,000 Baht  None

 

 

 

Part 3 Graduate Study Admission 

The Faculty of Pharmacy, Mahasarakham University offers degrees in graduate level. Please see more information at the Graduate School website at https://grad.msu.ac.th/admission or at Faculty of Pharmacy website at http://pharmacy.msu.ac.th

Admission Plan 

Curriculum  Study Plan  Expected  Number of Student Recruitment Methods
Weekday Weekend Total Exam Interview
Doctor of Philosophy Program in Pharmacy 1.1, 2.1, 2.2 4 4 / /
Master of Science Program in Medicinal Plants and Natural Products A2 2 3 5 / /
Master of Pharmacy Program in Clinical Pharmacy  A2 5 5 / /
Master of Pharmacy Program in Primary Care Pharmacy A2 5 5 / /

 

 

 

 

Application Date

Semester Application Date First day of Semester
1st Semester First round January – April Second week of August
Second round April – July
2nd Semester First round September – December Second week of January 

 

For more information, please contact Graduate Study Unit, Faculty of Pharmacy, Mahasarakham University at Tel/Fax +6643-754360 Ext. 2707 or via email: graduate.pharm@msu.ac.th or website: http://pharmacy.msu.ac.th

 

Part 4 Short Course Training Admission 

The Faculty of Pharmacy, Mahasarakham University offers a 4-month long practical program (Pharmaceutical care in internal medicine patients). For more information, please contact the Graduate Study Unit, Faculty of Pharmacy, Mahasarakham University at Tel/Fax +6643-754360 Ext. 2707 or via email: graduate.pharm@msu.ac.th or website: http://pharmacy.msu.ac.th