Pharm D

The Department of Pharmacy offers Pharm-D program which is known as Doctor of Pharmacy. The university has established a number of labs to support students of this department for their practicala work. Highly qualified faculty have joined the University for Pharm-D program. State of the art library and other facilities are available at the campus.Formal launch of the program has been granted by Pharmacy Council of Pakistan

Aims

The objectives of Pharm-D curriculum are to prepare graduates who will have the capacity, uptodate knowledge, strong ethical values, behavior, communication, writing and social skills that will enable them to pursue careers in:
  • Pharmaceutical care in health systems and community environment where appropriate medication usage and patient's safety is paramount.
  • Pharmaceutical industry and its quality systems.
  • Academia, research and development.
We aim to prepare pharmacy graduates whose scientific knowledge and skills enable them to work with the pace to ensure the quality in the design, manufacture, distribution and safe and effective use of pharmaceuticals in the society and clinical setting.

Objectives

  1. To keep pace with the advancements in the modern sciences.
  2. To prepare the students to fulfill the industrial needs and they should be well versed with the basic medical and pharmaceutical sciences in order to prepare a dosage regimen for an individual patient.
  3. Community pharmacy practice should be comprehensive.
  4. Internship in various disciplines of Pharmacy should be implemented.
  5. Update the syllabi of the Pharmacy keeping in view the current proposals, requirements and the needs of the profession.
  6. To make our graduates more skillful, competitive and knowledgable both practically and theoratically.
  7. To cater the local and international pharmacy needs.
  8. Uniformity in the curriculum of Pharmacy at national level.
  9. Credit hours should be harmonized i.e. practical and theory credit hours.
  10. To make a health care practitioner who is expert in the use of medicine in all practical fields and are capable of disease state management specially to improve public health at large.
  11. Upon graduation, the graduates should have the capacity, knowledge and capability to undertake career in:
    • Enhance patient safety to safe medication usage in community and health care systems
    • To work in the pharmaceutical industry and its quality system
    • To engage in academics and research i.e. practice and academics.
    • To prepare students as good human beings in serving the community i.e. ethics, communication skills, writing skills, behavior etc.
    • After graduation, he should become a member of health care team.
    • To help the stakeholders of pharmacy about the implications of WTO and TRIPS.
  12. The Syllabi should be more practical rather theoratical.
  13. To prepare pharmacy graduates for better pharmacy practice in the areas including clinical pharmacy, community pharmacy, hospital pharmacy and industrial pharmacy.
  14. To add further in the curriculum clinical oriented areas as per demand of Pharm D degree.
  15. To update the current syllabi according to the needs of the national and international demand.
  16. To develop graduates capable of catering the needs of national nad international health organizations or authorities to help adapt the paradigm shift in the health care system.
  17. To bring uniformity in the contents of the syllabi in line with international trends/ international universities imparting Pharm D education.
  18. To produce the graduates to meet the challanges of 21st century of health care problems.
Course CodeCourse NameCredit HoursPre Req.
SS104English-I (Comprehension)3+0
PD103Pharmaceutics-IA (Physical Pharmacy)3+1
PD101Pharmaceutical Chemistry-IA (Organic)3+1
PD102Pharmaceutical Chemistry-IIA (Biochemistry)3+1
PD104Physiology-A3+1
PD105Anatomy & Histology3+1
Course CodeCourse NameCredit HoursPre Req.
SS125English-II (Technical Writing & Communication)3+0
PD127Pharmaceutics-IB (Physical Pharmacy)3+1
PD123Pharmaceutical Chemistry-IB (Organic)3+1
PD126Pharmaceutical Chemistry-IIB (Biochemistry)3+1
PD128Physiology-B3+1
Course CodeCourse NameCredit HoursPre Req.
SS106Islamic Studies3+0
PD201Pharmaceutics-IIA (Dosage Forms Science)3+1
PD204Pharmaceutics-IIIA (Pharmaceutical Microbiology & Immunology)3+1
PD202Pharmacology and Therapeutics-IA3+1
PD203Pharmacognosy-IA (Basic)3+1
MT211Pharmacy Practice-IB (Pharmaceutical Mathematics)3+0
Course CodeCourse NameCredit HoursPre Req.
SS147Pakistan Studies2+0
PD221Pharmaceutics-IIB (Dosage Forms Science)3+1
PD224Pharmaceutics-IIIB (Pharmaceutical Microbiology & Immunology)3+1
PD222Pharmacology and Therapeutics-IB3+1
PD223Pharmacognosy-IB (Basic)3+1
MT226Pharmacy Practice-III (Bio-statistics)3+0
Course CodeCourse NameCredit HoursPre Req.
PD305Pharmacy Practice-IIA (Dispensing Pharmacy)3+1
PD304Pharmaceutical Chemistry-IIIA (Pharmaceutical Analysis)3+1
PD302Pharmacology and Therapeutics-IIA3+1
PD303Pharmacognosy-IIA (Advanced)3+1
PD301Pathology3+1
Course CodeCourse NameCredit HoursPre Req.
PD328Pharmacy Practice-IIB (Community, Social & Administrative Pharmacy)3+0
PD327Pharmaceutical Chemistry-IIIB (Pharmaceutical Analysis)3+1
PD325Pharmacology and Therapeutics-IIB3+1
PD326Pharmacognosy-IIB (Advanced)3+1
CS100Pharmacy Practice-IA (Introduction to Computing)3+1
Course CodeCourse NameCredit HoursPre Req.
PD330Pharmacy Practice-IVA (Hospital Pharmacy-I)3+0
PD331Pharmacy Practice-VA (Clinical Pharmacy-I)3+1
PD332Pharmaceutics-IVA (Industrial Pharmacy-I)3+1
PD334Pharmaceutics-VA (Biopharmaceutics & Pharmacokinetics-I)3+1
PD335Pharmaceutics-VIA (Pharmaceutical Quality Management-I)3+0
Course CodeCourse NameCredit HoursPre Req.
PD401Pharmacy Practice-IVB (Hospital Pharmacy-II)3+0
PD402Pharmacy Practice-VB (Clinical Pharmacy-II)3+1
PD403Pharmaceutics-IVB (Industrial Pharmacy-II)3+1
PD404Pharmaceutics-VB (Biopharmaceutics & Pharmacokinetics-II)3+1
PD405Pharmaceutics-VIB (Pharmaceutical Quality Management-II)3+1
Course CodeCourse NameCredit HoursPre Req.
PD432Pharmaceutics-VIIA (Pharmaceutical Technology-I)3+1
PD431Pharmacy Practice-VIA (Advanced Clinical Pharmacy-I)3+1
PD433Pharmacy Practice-VIIA (Forensic Pharmacy- I)3+0
PD434Pharmacy Practice-VIIIA (Pharmaceutical Management & Marketing-I)3+0
PD430Pharmaceutical Chemistry-IVA (Medicinal Chemistry-I)3+1
Course CodeCourse NameCredit HoursPre Req.
PD442Pharmaceutics- VIIB (Pharmaceutical Technology-II)3+1
PD441Pharmacy Practice-VIB (Advanced Clinical Pharmacy-II)3+1
PD443Pharmacy Practice-VIIB (Forensic Pharmacy-II)3+0
PD444Pharmacy Practice-VIIIB (Pharmaceutical Management & Marketing-II)3+0
PD440Pharmaceutical Chemistry-IVB (Medicinal Chemistry-II)3+1