Trinity College Dublin


Course Name Pharmacy
Course Provider Trinity College Dublin
Course Code TR072
Course Type Higher Education CAO
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Honours Bachelor (Level 8 NFQ)  More info... Major University of Dublin Level 8 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Dublin City Centre
Qualification Letters B.Sc. (Pharm.)
Duration 4 years
Leaving Certificate Entry Requirements

Expand+Special Entry Requirements

Leaving Certificate

O4 or H6 Mathematics

H4 Chemistry or Physics/Chemistry

H4 In one of Physics, Biology, Mathematics, Applied Mathematics, Geography, Geology, or Agricultural Science

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Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme LCVP Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme Link Modules
These modules are accepted for scoring purposes only and are awarded the following points: Distinction 66, Merit 46, Pass 28.
Mature Applicants A graduate entry route to this degree is also available. See: undergraduate/az/course.php?id=DUBPH-PHAG-3F09 for further details.
Alternative Entry Please Refer to:
Higher Education Access Route HEAR Web Page - Click Here
Disability Access Route to Education DARE Web Page - Click Here
Number of Places Places 2018: 75
Link to Course Fee Web Page - Click Here
CAO Application Dates and Fees

Expand+Early online application (discounted): Fee €30 Closing Date: 20th January 2019 at 5:15pm

Normal online application: Fee €45 Closing Date: 1st February 2019 at 5:15pm

Late online application - restrictions apply: Fee: €60 Closing Date: 1st May 2...

Course Content

Expand+What is Pharmacy?
Pharmacy is the study of all aspects of drugs, both natural and synthetic in origin, including their chemistry, their uses in medicines, and how they work within the body. Pharmacists work in a variety of settings – community pharm...

Subjects Taught

Expand+The programme is delivered as a series of integrated modules, examples of which include:


Natural Sources of Drugs and Substances used in Medicines

Formulation and Pharmaceutical Technology

Molecular and Chemotherapeutic Phar...

Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Graduate skills and career opportunities

As an expert in the discovery, development and optimal use of medicines, many career paths are open to pharmacists. Your career prospects as a Pharmacy graduate are excellent. Employment opportunities exis...

Further Enquiries Get In Touch!
Tel: +353 1 896 2809
Twitter: @TCDpharmacy
Points History
Year Points
2019 567
2018 555 * (Not all on this points score were offered places)
2017 553 * (Not all on this points score were offered places)