National Day for Truth and Reconciliaion — September 30

Since 2015, the University of Alberta has responded to the Truth and Reconciliation Commission Calls to Action with an emphasis on capacity building and foundational change.

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Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences

Serving as Alberta's sole pharmacy school since 1914, we hold consistent rankings among the top three institutions in Canada, top 50 globally, and top 15 for global research. Join us today.


Entry to Practice PharmD

A four-year professional program/clinical doctorate consisting of coursework and practice experience.

PharmD for Practicing Pharmacists

An undergraduate post-professional doctorate that provides advanced education in patient care.

MBA and PharmD Combined Degrees

Canada's first combined Masters of Business Administration and Doctor of Pharmacy degree program.

MSc + PhD

Graduate degrees are available in both pharmacy and pharmaceutical sciences research areas.

Certificate to Canadian Pharmacy Practice

This program prepares internationally educated pharmacist graduates (IEPGs) to practice in Alberta and Canada.

The scope of practice for pharmacists in Alberta is the broadest in the world.

Alberta pharmacists can provide provision of health advice, precision medicine, disease screening, injections and vaccinations, prescriptions and referrals.

We put our people first.

Our students, researchers, preceptors, alumni and donors are our biggest strength. We put them first so they can put their patients and communities first.

Our Faculty excels in transferring its research to the marketplace.

Gain your MSc or PhD that brings life-saving research to the real world, and in one of Canada's best emerging biotech and drug development landscapes.

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Your generosity enables students who need assistance to thrive and groundbreaking research to transition from the lab to those who need it most, leaving a legacy for years to come.