College of Pharmacy College of Pharmacy

College of Pharmacy

Pharmacy profession has historic roots as the art and science of preparing and dispensing medications. This role of pharmacists had been transformed to wide ranging activities: health care systems (community, hospital and clinical pharmacy settings), pharmaceutical industry, biotechnology industry, research (drug discovery, drug development and drug delivery), drug regulatory agencies, academics and training of health workers.

The Pharmacy College started in 2017 under the umbrella of Faculty of Pharmacy, which was originally established in 2003, with an ultimate goal to be the centre of excellence in the field of pharmaceutical sciences.The College is committed to produce competent pharmacists and to play role in effective health policy and enhance collaborative research for sustainable growth, availability and affordability of drugs.

Currently, the College offers degree programs in Pharm-D, MPhil and PhD in Pharmaceutics and Pharmacology. We educate future pharmacists and scientists and provide professional development opportunities to practicing pharmacists and the pharmaceutical industry. All of our programs are driven by our mission to enhance the quality of life for the people of Pakistan and the global community through improve health.

Our College is unique in Pakistan because we have our own Pharmaceutical Industrial Unit which is going to be functional in recent future. In addition we have a Model Pharmacy which provides quality medicines and services to the local Public and training of community pharmacy to the Pharmacy students.

Our high qualified faculty holds the mission to provide the holistic study with intellectual, spiritual, emotional, social, cultural and physical development. The faculty strives to provide sufficient professional and practical experience, enabling the students to become valuable pharmacists for the nation and to improve professional, conceptual and human skills required to acquire professional jobs or continue studies and to lead a successful life.

Dr. Saira Azhar
Principal, College of Pharmacy