Fees and Finance

Tuition Fees 2019-2020

Tuition fees are charged to both UK/EU and international students. The tuition fees for our Undergraduate and Postgraduate programmes are outlined below.

Fees are per year unless otherwise indicated.

Yearly fee increases

For students continuing on their courses, fees will increase year on year by no more than RPI + 3% in each academic year of study except where regulated. Where fees are regulated (such as by the Department of Business Innovation and Skills or Research Council UK) they will be increased by an amount up to the permitted increase.


  Home/EU International
Master of Pharmacy £9,250 £17,500

Master of Pharmacy with Foundation Year

£9,250 £17,500

BSc Honours in Pharmacology and Physiology

£9,250 £19,000


    Home/EU International
Laboratory based research PhD Full time £4,327 £19,000
PhD Part time £2,164 £9,500

Postgraduate (Taught)

Prescribing Programme

Part-time taught Credits Home/EU
PgCert. Independent / Supplementary Prescribing 60 £2,550
PgCert. Independent/ Supplementary Prescribing (Clinically Enhanced) 60 £2,550
Short course programme Independent and Supplementary Prescribing for Nurses 45 £2,550

Certificate and Diploma in General Pharmacy Practice

Students are employed in NHS hospitals whilst undertaking this programme. Please contact the programme administrator for more information.

Part-time taught Credits Home/EU
Postgraduate Certificate 60 Please contact postgraduate office
Postgraduate Diploma 60 £2,000
MSc 60 £2,300

MSc Medicines Optimisation

Part-time taught Credits Home/EU
Postgraduate Certificate 60 £2,300
Postgraduate Diploma 60 £2,300
MSc 60 £2,300

Short Modules

Associate students - distance learning Credits Home/EU
5 credits module (from MSc options list) 5 £190
10 credits module (from MSc options list) 10 £380
Skills for the Future – MUR Cert.* 5 £75
Patient Monitoring in Practice 5 £130
Advanced Patient Monitoring in Practice 5 £130
Skills for Urgent Care 10 £220
Skills for Dermatology 10 £220
Numeracy for Prescribing Practice 5 £120
Pharmacology for Prescribing Practice 5 £120
Clinical Consultation, Assessment and Diagnosis (CCAD) 20 £1,200
Short Course Programmes 30 £1,100

* Externally sponsored modules

Looking for additional funding? Postgrad Solutions now offer 15 bursaries across a number of subject areas. Click here to apply: www.postgrad.com/editorial/bursaries/


RPL Fees - On request

Student Support

The student support you will receive to enable you to fund your studies will depend on a number of factors including where you study and your personal circumstances.

Pharmacy students applying for student support via Student Finance England or their regional equivalent and students applying for a tuition fee loan via  Student Finance EU Services should enter/select the University of Greenwich (Institution Code: G70) as their place of study when completing their application.  This is because the University of Greenwich is the current primary administrator for the Medway School of Pharmacy.  For queries relating to student finance, please contact Student Finance at the University of Greenwich.

For further information on the student support package available, as well as other student finance information, please visit the University of Greenwich Student Finance pages.

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Useful Contacts

Student Finance & Financial Support
University of Greenwich
Blake Building
Central Avenue
Chatham Maritime
Tel: +44 (0)208 331 9324
Email: studentfinance@gre.ac.uk
Web: http://www2.gre.ac.uk/study/finance

Scholarships Unit
Information, Recruitment and Admissions Office
Registry, University of Kent, Canterbury, Kent CT2 7NZ
Tel: 01227 827272
Fax: 01227 827077
Email: information@kent.ac.uk
Web: www.kent.ac.uk/studying/funding/scholarships

Other useful contacts related to student finance at the University of Greenwich can be found here.

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There are two external bursaries available to MPharm students; The Moss Trust and Pharmacist Support.

If you would like futher information, please contact Joanna Mowbray on J.L.Mowbray@greenwich.ac.uk

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Fax: +44 (0) 1634 883927

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Last Updated 26/09/2019