Pharmacy is the study of drugs, more specifically the effect they have on the body and why. Pharmacy is a challenging degree both theoretically and practically speaking. The profession presents a wide range of opportunities to graduates. A career taken by many will be that of a hospital or community pharmacist. Pharmacists assist doctors and nurses by providing patients with the tools to getting better.
Beyond this a Pharmacy graduate can hope to go into clinical research, higher education or become a medical sales representative or work within science consultancy. These are just a handful of careers available to Pharmacy graduates, all of which are possible if you achieve your highest grade – for which we can help you every step of the way. Our pharmacy tutors are qualified pharmacy graduates with extensive teaching experience.
Your first step will be getting onto a taught Pharmacy Masters Degree at University. The typical A-level entry requirements range from ABB-A*AA inclusive of two sciences. Worried about achieving these grades? Head over to our Tutor pages to find the right Science tutor for you.
Once on your Pharmacy program you have a long 4 years ahead of you. Theoretical and practical science will typically be integrated with clinical hours spent learning how to interact with patients. All three realms of your degree will require you to be on top of your game – both in terms of theory and lab skills. Here at Mayfair Consultants we can offer private one-to-one tuition to keep you ahead of your peers and set you on the path to achieving the best.
If you’d like arrange pharmacy tutors for private lessons or have any questions about our pharmacy tuition services please call us on Tel: +44 (0) 207 665 6606 or you can send us an email via our contact form.
https://www.theguardian.com/education/ng-interactive/2016/may/23/university-guide-2017-league-table-for-pharmacy-pharmacology – University Guide: Guardian Students
http://www.thecompleteuniversityguide.co.uk/league-tables/rankings?s=Pharmacology%20%26%20Pharmacy – The Complete Universities Guide
http://www.rpharms.com/home/home.asp Royal Pharmaceutical Society RPS
https://www.npa.co.uk The National Pharmacy Association
http://www.ukcpa.net The United Kingdom Clinical Pharmacy Association (UKCPA)
http://www.bpsa.co.uk British Pharmaceutical Students’ Association
https://www.pharmacopoeia.com British Pharmacopoeia
https://www.pharmacyregulation.org General Pharmaceutical Council
https://www.nice.org.uk National Institute for Clinical Excellence
https://www.cppe.ac.uk Centre for Pharmacy Postgraduate Education
https://www.bnf.org British National Formulary of Medicines
https://www.sps.nhs.uk Specialist pharmacy service
http://www.mims.co.uk Database of prescription and generic drugs, clinical guidelines
http://www.fda.gov/default.htm US Food and Drug Administration
https://www.gov.uk/government/organisations/medicines-and-healthcare-products-regulatory-agency Medicines and Healthcare Regulatory Agency UK
http://www.rpharms.com/about-pharmacy/careers-in-pharmacy.asp – Royal Pharmaceutical Society Information on Careers
https://nationalcareersservice.direct.gov.uk/job-profiles/pharmacist – National Careers Service