Working to improve the community on a global scale

The School of Pharmacy and Pharmacology offers degrees in pharmacy and the developing area of pharmacology and toxicology (how chemicals interact with biological systems), designed around industry and community needs and offering a wider range of career options.

With outstanding facilities such as a professional practice laboratory with model dispensary, virtual teaching facility, and a dedicated formulations lab and aseptic dispensing unit, supportive staff and active student organisations, the Griffith School of Pharmacy and Pharmacology offers students an exciting opportunity to learn in a vibrant, world-class environment.

Graduate Success

Graduates in Pharmacy enjoy a full time employment rate of over 95% (Graduates Outcome Survey)

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Remarkable Research

Research at the School of Pharmacy falls under four major streams covering pharmacy practice, pharmacology, pharmaceutics and complementary medicine. Within the School, researchers are actively investigating a range of topics in these areas such as infection, antibiotic resistance, tumour resistance, medication stability, pharmacy legislation and identifying bioactive compounds from Australian medicinal plants.

Learning and Teaching Accomplishments

The School of Pharmacy and Pharmacology provides a transformational experience that builds students’ self-confidence, employability, and capacity to apply their skills and knowledge to a range of contexts. The School of Pharmacy and Pharmacology offers a personalised and contemporary learning experience. Students benefit from small class sizes, which are focussed on practical work-relevant learning outcomes.


A career in pharmacy is exciting as there are many job sectors where a pharmacist can be employed, including community pharmacy, hospital pharmacy and the pharmaceutical industry. I have had the opportunity to work in some diverse areas thus far and I look forward to where my PhD takes me. - Dr Preshanta Naicker

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