First time in the lab: Everything suddenly made sense
You can do a lot of reading, but lab experiments cannot be replaced by words and paper. For Pharmacy at UCPH it’s a key point that all students get plenty of experience in the well-equipped and up-to-date laboratories.
I study pharmnacy because I love how chemistry and biology works together witch enables us to work with the product here in the laboratory. Se pharmacy student Rakel explains why she can't just learn from a book how to use a pipette.
Pharma at the University of Copenhagen does research into drug development and use and runs one of Denmark's two five-year master's degree programmes in pharmacy as well as several continuing and further education programmes.
PHARMACY IN BRIEF
Pharmacy at UCPH is among the world’s top 25 in this area on the most prestigious university rankings
Around 170 pharmacy students graduate from the University of Copenhagen every year. The degree programme has existed since 1892.
Some 65 percent work in the pharmaceutical industry, 20 percent are employed by hospitals and around 15 percent work for privately owned pharmacies.