Bachelor of Pharmacy with Honours
University of New England - Armidale

Course outline

Students develop a strong foundation in essential core skills in relevant sciences, which is then integrated with contemporary knowledge and application to pharmaceutics, pharmacotherapeutics and pharmacy practice. This course aims to produce graduates with the knowledge, skills and attributes necessary to commence supervised practice in a preregistration training program and to achieve the recognised competency standards for practice of pharmacy in Australia and New Zealand. This course has been granted accreditation by the Australian Pharmacy Council and is approved by the Pharmacy Board of Australia as a qualification leading to registration as a pharmacist in Australia.

For more course information, visit UNE’s Course Handbook.

Other requirements

Students must meet the Inherent Requirements to complete this course. Additionally, the mandatory NSW Health Verification Requirements must be completed in the first eighteen months of commencing in the program.

Admissions Criteria

For additional information about the admissions criteria for the University of New England and for this course, refer to UNE’s website.


Completion of Year 12 or attained age 17 years

Additional entry requirements

Applicants from a non-English speaking background including Australian citizens are advised that this course has a higher English language requirement than many UNE courses. Refer to language-requirements for information on how to meet these requirements.

Recommended study
Biology; HSC Mathematics Extension 1
Assumed knowledge

Chemistry; Mathematics.

Minimum Selection thresholds (ATAR/Selection Rank) for semester/trimester/term 1, 2024
ATAR/Selection Rank profile for those offered places wholly or partly on the basis of ATAR/Selection Rank for semester/trimester/term 1, 2024

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Highest Rank to receive an offer

Median Rank to receive an offer

Lowest Rank to receive an offer

ATAR/Selection Rank excluding adjustment factors




ATAR/Selection Rank including adjustment factors




Excluding: The lowest ATAR/Selection Rank to which an offer was made, excluding adjustment factors.
Including: The lowest ATAR/Selection Rank to which an offer was made including any adjustment factors that may have been applied.

Student Profile by Applicant background for semester/trimester/term 1, 2024

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Career opportunities

Community pharmacy, hospital pharmacy, drug production, marketing or drug development in the pharmaceutical industry, Health care policy adviser.

Course Code
Start Date
Offer rounds

9 Jan 2025

CSP/$10,752 (1st year contribution)
Level of Qualification
Bachelor degree
Study Area
Health and Recreation
Study Mode
Full time, Part time
Course Duration

4 years Full time or 10 years Part time

New England and North West NSW