Student experience

This page provides helpful information about bursaries, MPharm applications and anything else you may need to know when on your journey to becoming a trainee pharmacist.

Being a pharmacy student can be as equally exciting as it is daunting. Pharmacist Support is here to support you with your student life and answer some of the key questions you might have.

There is a lot of information you need to know when you’re a pharmacy student. We have put together key information, guidance and tips on what to expect from your MPharm degree and life at university.

We are constantly developing and updating our website with new resources and information. Please do come back and check in with us whenever you or your peers need support with your student experience to see what’s new!

Student experience pages

Student experience pages

University Life

Starting university is usually one of the best times of your life and a positive experience for most students. On this page we go into detail about what to expect from university and your MPharm degree, and how to tackle some problems you might encounter.

Student experience pages

Anxiety and stress management for students

The short self-study module covers ways you can determine what is causing your stress and tips to help manage stress and anxiety as a pharmacy student.

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Bullying at university or your part-time job

If you're experiencing bullying at university or your part-time job, take a look at some steps you can take to overcome it and the support available to you.

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Summer placements

Find information about the types of summer placements you can apply for as an Mpharm student.

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Waiting for your exam results

Waiting for results from your university exams can be a stressful time for pharmacy students. On this page, we will go through some strategies that can help you whilst you're waiting on your results.

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National Student bursary scheme

Our National Bursary scheme helps final year students experiencing financial difficulty due to an ongoing adversity. Read on for more information on who is eligible and how to apply.

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