Career opportunities

Graduates can find employment in the following sectors:

Community pharmacy

  • Medication management
  • Pharmaceutical care
  • Retailing
  • Management

Hospital pharmacy

  • Clinical pharmacy
  • Drug Information Services
  • Management
  • Therapeutic Drug Monitoring
  • Total Parenteral Nutrition
  • Outpatient pharmacy

Government (The Ministry of Health)

  • National Pharmaceutical Regulatory Agency
  • The Pharmacy Services Division

Pharmaceutical industry

  • Research and development
  • Clinical research
  • Regulatory affairs
  • Product information
  • Sales and marketing
  • Management

Armed services

  • Pharmacy officer

Education and Research

  • Academia
  • Research and development


For Malaysians
Provisional of the Registration of Pharmacists (Amendment) Act 2003

  • To qualify for full registration with the Pharmacy Board Malaysia, graduates are required to complete a one year period of pre-registration experience and training at an approved training facility, followed by one year of compulsory service at an approved facility.

Route to a fully registered pharmacist in Malaysia (applicable to Malaysians only)



For non-Malaysians

Non-Malaysians are not eligible to register with the Pharmacy Board Malaysia.
Before applying for enrolment, international students must check with the pharmacy regulatory body of their country that a Bachelor of Pharmacy qualification from Monash University Malaysia will allow them to register as pharmacists in their country.

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