Exam in Quality – Active Substance and Medicinal Product


This exam is offered in collaboration between University of Copenhagen and Medicademy as part of the Master of Medicines Regulatory Affairs. It is possible to follow the exam as a single course student.

Type of assessment
Written assignment, 3 hours
3 hours written assignment with descriptive questions and multiple choice held on Digital Exam - The online platform for examination at the University of Copenhagen.
All aids allowed
Marking scale
passed/not passed
Censorship form
No external censorship
Criteria for exam assessment

To achieve the grade passed, the student shall (in an adequate level) be able to:


  • Explain and discuss regulatory quality documentation in regards to medicinal product development

  • Explain and identify the basic principles of regulatory quality documentation and how this work is regulated through guidelines and standards

  • Explain and discuss how quality build into daily activities may improve performance and may result in faster submissions and approvals



  • Apply and analyse development processes, reports, specifications, methods and data to ensure coherency and transparency of the quality dossier and compliance with required guidelines and quality standards

  • Analyse and discuss the CMC documentation in relation to the clinical phases



  • Prepare quality plans and describe decision steps with regard to pharmaceutical development and documentation

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