DPS

Diploma in Pharmaceutical Sciences Programme.
This is a Six Semester Diploma in Pharmaceutical Science (DPS) Programme. It is intended to train competent Pharmaceutical technician who can manage a district or a health care centre pharmacy under the supervision of a registered pharmacist. The training mainly focuses on imparting knowledge and skills to students on compounding and dispensing drugs to in-patient and outpatients in the health facilities. Also students are trained on providing drug related information to patients and the public at large.
Entry Requirement
Direct Entry
Three credit passes which must include Maths, Chemistry and English with a pass in Biology and Physics.
Equivalent Qualifications
Pharmaceutical Assistant with three years experience who has passed the selection examination recognized by the University and must have ‘O’ level secondary school certificate.

Contact US

INSTITUTE OF ALLIED HEALTH SCIENCES
P.O. Box 65005
Dar es Salaam
Tel: Direct: +255 22 2152941, Tel. 2150302-6 (Ext. 1323 Director, Ext. 1322 OMS)
Fax: +255-022-2152941
E-Mail diahs@muhas.ac.tz