UK-recognised pharmacist qualifications
England, Scotland or Wales-qualified pharmacists
You can apply to register as a pharmacist with the GPhC through this route if you have completed:
- a UK accredited MPharm degree or OSPAP qualification
- 52 weeks of pre-registration training in England, Scotland or Wales signed off as satisfactory by your tutor
- the GPhC registration assessment with a pass result
To apply, create an account and complete the online application available on myGPhC
Read the application guidance to find out what you will need to apply.
See the step-by-step guide to help you complete your online application
Northern Ireland qualified pharmacists
If you hold a UK-accredited four-year MPharm degree, have successfully completed 52 weeks of pre-registration training in Northern Ireland and have passed the Pharmaceutical Society of Northern Ireland's registration examination, use our NI Information and Application pack.
Evidence of English language skills
Under the law, all registrants and applicants to have the necessary knowledge of English for safe and effective practice as a condition of their registration with us.
If you are applying to join the register and have completed the appropriate UK qualifications, in most cases you will automatically satisfy the registrar that you meet the English language requirements. Make sure you read the guidance notes with your application form and our guidance on evidence of English language skills for more information.