RGU’s Pharmacy degree rated amongst the world’s best

Robert Gordon University’s (RGU) MPharm degree has been ranked as one of the top Pharmacy courses in the world.

QS RankingsThe latest QS World University Rankings by Subject have been released by leading higher education analysts, QS Quacquarelli Symonds.

They are designed to help applicants identify the world’s strongest universities for each discipline and evaluated over 4,400 institutions, finally ranking the top 1,117.

Robert Gordon University was ranked in the top 250 universities for Pharmacy and Pharmacology.

This latest accolade continues to build the worldwide reputation for the university’s School of Pharmacy and Life Sciences, which has also been ranked as the top Pharmacy school in Scotland in The Guardian University Guide, as well as being in the UK top 20 in both The Guardian and The Complete University Guide.

Professor Donald Cairns, Head of the School of Pharmacy and Life Sciences, said: “Our constant goal is to offer one of the best Pharmacy programmes around and help our students be a positive force for society and the healthcare industry.

“I believe that the pharmacists of tomorrow will have an important role to play as approachable experts in drugs and medicines and it is important that they receive the best possible preparation.

“With the help of our expert staff and fantastic teaching facilities, we work hard to ensure our degree is of the highest standard and I’m pleased that we’ve been recognised in the latest QS rankings.”

For more information on Robert Gordon University’s Pharmacy degree, click here.

Release by Jonathon Milne
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