Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences

Doctor of Philosophy Program in Social and Administrative Pharmacy (SAP)

เภสัชศาสตร์สังคมและบริหาร

Quick Information

HIGHLIGHTS

2

YearS Full-time

Duration

  • Multidisciplinary and Interdisciplinary Programs
  • Strong Networking with Government Agencies and Pharmaceutical Industries
  • Extensive International Collaboration
  • Embracing Diversity

ADMISSION

CONTACT PROGRAM

Social and Administrative Pharmacy Department
Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences

Chulalongkorn University

+66 2218 8386
Puree.A@pharm.chula.ac.th

Overview

The graduate program in Social and Administrative Pharmacy (SAP), offering both M.Sc. and Ph.D. degrees, places strong emphasis on interdisciplinary and comparative knowledge as well as practical applications to health and drug system. It aims to equip students with solid foundation in theory, concepts and tools, and prepare students with ability to acquire and develop new knowledge through conducting research. To learn more, download our brochure, here.

WHY this program
at Chula

The Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Chulalongkorn University was established in 1917, and over the years, the school has expanded many specialty areas. The Graduate Program in Social and Administrative Pharmacy was established in 2001. The program offered first-rate education research and academic services. Reasons why you should participate in the program are;

1

Multidisciplinary and Interdisciplinary Programs

Students can take full advantage of the multidisciplinary and interdisciplinary courses and programs offered by SAP to conduct integrated research using tools from different disciplines.

2

Strong Networking with Government Agencies and Pharmaceutical Industries

The faculties work closely with both government agencies and pharmaceutical industries in conducting research and providing academic services to provide recommendations, shape policies, and improve current work processes.

Examples of these government agencies include Thai Food and Drug Administration, National Vaccine Institute, Office of National Higher Education Science Research and Innovation Policy Council, and hospitals. Examples of pharmaceutical industries and professional organizations are Government Pharmaceutical Organization, Regulatory Affairs Pharmacy Association (THAILAND), Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturing Association, Thai Pharmaceutical Manufacturers Association, and Thai Self Medication Industry Association.

3

Extensive International Collaboration

SAP has a strong research connection with various international organization such as World Health Organization and world class Universities such as Harvard School of Public Health.  With program support, students are encouraged to give research presentations at international conferences to broaden their perspective and strengthen their professional and academic skills.

4

Embracing Diversity

SAP accept degree and non-degree students from various countries such as the Philippines, Myanmar, Vietnam, Japan, Bhutan, and Taiwan, to name a few. Such cultural diversity and international learning environment give students great opportunities to learn from their peers.

Career Opportunities

  • Junior/Senior management in public/private sectors
  • Staff/employee/representative in multinational corporations (MNCs) or International organizations
  • Business owner, startup entrepreneur

Admission

The program accepts application once a year. The period of application submission* is during February to March. Applicants need to take written examination. Normally, written examination will be provided in first week of April*. Those who pass the written examination will be called for interview. 

(*subject to change)

Application requirements

  • B.Sc. degree in health-related sciences
  • MS. in SAP or related sciences
  • A minimum of 1 year working experience is preferred.
  • Have at least 1 publication
  • English proficiency (at least) 
    • CU-TEP 67
    • TOEFL internet-based 71
    • TOEFL computer-based 197
    • TOEFL paper-based/ITP 525
    • IELTS 5.5

Applicants can apply online, in person, or by post and pay a non-refundable application fee of 1,000 Baht (via money transfer to the Faculty of Pharmacy Chulalongkorn University, account number 174-2-00967-1, TMB Bank Siam Square Branch).

Contact

Social and Administrative Pharmacy Department

Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences

Chulalongkorn University

254 Phayathai Road, Pathumwan, Bangkok 10330 Thailand

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