Partnering with the University of Strathclyde
The University of Strathclyde was founded in 1796, making it one of the oldest higher education institutions in the United Kingdom. The university offers a range of courses, but has a focus on technological and scientific studies. Research is also a chief interest of Strathclyde’s, with key focus on health, pharmacy, manufacturing and energy, among others.
MEU, and in cooperation with the University of Strathclyde – the first-ranked in the UK for Pharmacy – launched the British Joint BA Pharmacy Programme (MPharm). An unprecedented programme in the region, accredited by the Jordanian Higher Education Council, and the General Pharmaceutical Council (GPhC).
Upon joining MPharm, students study the first three years at MEU’s Faculty of Pharmacy in Amman, Jordan, and the remaining two years at the Strathclyde Institute of Pharmacy and Biomedical Sciences (SIPBS) in Scotland, UK. Thereafter, students acquire a joint Jordanian-British degree accredited by the Jordanian Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Education, Accreditation and Quality Assurance Commission for Higher Education Institutions, and the British Quality Assurance Agency (QAA).
The programme allows its participants to combine theory with practice at British hospitals and pharmacies. It provides the opportunity of benefiting from the expertise of professional certified pharmacists. Additionally, participants will experience practical application in the latest medical laboratories, using the state-of-the-art e-learning tools.