Study Pharmacy: where?
One of the main advantages of a degree in Pharmacy is that it’s very useful in any country - after completing a degree abroad, you can start a career in your home country, or stay in the country where you have completed the education, or even choose some other country you’ve always wanted to visit and find a job there. Pharmacist is a very necessary and prestigious profession, therefore specialists in this field, who completed a strong education in one of the recognized universities, are welcome in every part of the world.
Which country you should choose of you decided to study Pharmacy abroad? The most obvious answer is the USA and UK. A concentration of world leading universities, including university focused on Pharmacy, Medicine and Healthcare areas, is located in these two countries. According to the QS Top Universities Ranking by Subject, the best two universities hosting Pharmacy undergraduate and graduate degrees are Harvard University in the USA and University of Cambridge in UK.
The only disadvantage of studying in the USA or UK is the cost - usually education in these countries is very expensive. Luckily, excellent students can always pretend on a scholarship or other funding.
Less obvious countries to complete a degree in Pharmacy area is Singapore. Studying in Singapore is the best choice if you wish to get an extremely strong education in a warm and progressive Asian country. The Singapore education system is recognized as one of the best in the world, since it unites all the best qualities of both Western and Eastern education. National University of Singapore offers a variety of study programs in Pharmacy and related study fields. Besides education, National University of Singapore also holds one of the best research labs in medical chemistry and pharmacy.