Integrated Master in Pharmaceutical Sciences

Goals

The FFUL Integrated Master’s in Pharmaceutical Sciences (MICF) complies with European Directive 2013/55/CE (Pharmacist as a Health Agent), enabling the Master to perform all the activities listed in the Pharmacy Act related to:

  1. Medicinal products for human, veterinary and medical use, including design, development, manufacture, quality control, registration, selection, acquisition, storage, dispensing, information, use, monitoring and surveillance and pharmaceutical care;
  2. Harvesting of biological products, conducting and interpreting clinical analyses;
  3. Toxicological, hydrological and bromatological analysis;
  4. Community-directed education in the field of Health Promotion.

The MICF encourages:

  • Individual student work;
  • Its connection to scientific and professional activities in the area of Medicine and Health;
  • Its connection to the business environment;
  • Its internationalisation.

Curricular Plan (2010)

ECTS: 300

Duration: 10 semesters (5 years)

Nine semesters of multidisciplinary training + one semester of vocational training with public lecture and public discussion of a monograph.

After six semesters and approval of 180 ECTS, a Bachelor's Degree in Basic Studies in Pharmaceutical Sciences is awarded.

Study plan in force in 2019/2020 for students in 1st and 2nd years.

Curricular Plan (2019)

ECTS: 300
Duration: 10 semesters (5 years)

Nine semesters of multidisciplinary training + one semester of vocational training with public lecture and public discussion of a monograph.

After six semesters and approval of 180 ECTS, a Bachelor's Degree in Basic Studies in Pharmaceutical Sciences is awarded.

Mode of Study: daytime

1st Semester

Human Anatomy

Cellular Biology

Introduction to Pharmaceutical Sciences

Mathematics

General Chemistry

2nd Semester

Biochemistry I

Histology and Embryology

History of Pharmacy and Therapeutics

Analytical Chemistry

Physical Chemistry

1st Semester

Biochemistry II

Immunology

Physics

Organic Chemistry I

Instrumental Methods of Analysis

2nd Semester

Bacteriology

Biostatistics

Molecular Biology

Human Physiology

Organic Chemistry II

Seminar I - From Discovery to Use of Medication

1st Semester

Galenic Pharmacy

Pathophysiology

Pharmacognosy

Pharmacology I

Haematology

Mycology / Parasitology

2nd Semester

Pharmacology II

Pharmaceutical Chemistry I

Pharmaceutical Technology I

Virology

Seminar II - Pharmacist and Society

Option I

1st Semester

Pharmaceutical Biotechnology

Bromatology and Food Technology

Pharmacokinetics and Biogalenics

Pharmaceutical Chemistry II

Pharmaceutical Technology II

2nd Semester

Clinical Biochemistry

Toxicology

Pharmacotherapy I

Public Health

Pharmaceutical Technology III

Option II

1st Semester       x

Deontology and Pharmaceutical Legislation

Pharmacotherapy II

Pharmacy Laboratory

Risk Management of Medicines and Health Products

Practical Pharmacy

Option III

Option IV

2nd Semester

Curricular internship

Curriculum published in Diário da República

Accreditation

Assessment and Accreditation Agency for Higher Education (Agência de Avaliação e Acreditação do Ensino Superior)

Order of Pharmacists

Professional Opportunities

  • Community Pharmacy
  • Hospital Pharmacy (hospitals, military and prison pharmacies)
  • Pharmaceuticals, Cosmetics, Food & Chemistry Industries
  • Pharmaceutical Distribution
  • Regulatory Affairs
  • Pharmaceutical Marketing
  • Clinical Analysis
  • Toxicological, Hydrological and Bromatological Analysis
  • Teaching
  • Research

Curricular Internship

The Integrated Master's Degree in Pharmaceutical Sciences curricular internship is included in the current study plan and is regulated by Directive 2013/55/EU of the European Parliament and of the Council of 20 November 2013 and by Regulation 856/2015 of 18 December 2015.

At the Faculty of Pharmacy of the University of Lisbon level, the internship is governed by the of Integrated Master’s in Pharmaceutical Sciences Internship Regulations, which defines a set of guiding norms to frame their achievement.

The Integrated Master’s in Pharmaceutical Sciences internship is an introduction to professional practice that aims to:

  1. Promote the integration of the knowledge acquired in the University in the professional context.
  2. To promote the integration in the professional environment and the experience of pharmaceutical activities in hospital and community environment.
  3. Promote direct contact both with patients and other health professionals.

The organisation of the internship is the responsibility of the Faculty of Pharmacy of the University of Lisbon, through the Internship Centre and the Internship Advisory Committee.

Monday to Friday from 9.30am to 12.30pm

Email: nucleodeestagios@ff.ulisboa.pt

Tuition Fees

  • Full-time student

National Students
Annual fee: € 697.00

International Students
Annual fee: 7,000.00 €

  • Part-time student

National Students
Annual fee: 453.05 €

International Students
Annual fee: 4,550.00 €

Consult associated documentation

Applications

Contact

Serviços Académicos: academicos@ff.ulisboa.pt

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