Pharmacy being a multi-faceted field of science strives to accomplish revolutionary alterations in order to enhance the production of pharmaceutical products and the utilization of these products in relieving the ailments of the community. Studies reveal pharmaceutical sector to be a lifesaving. Moreover, it has proved to be beneficial in pecuniary perspective as it has a broad market that can never decline. Besides, it is not only a significant prospect of health care units but is also contributing factor in any nations financial sector. Catering the clinical prospects of this field, the department of Pharmacy offers 5-years of Pharm-D (Doctor of Pharmacy), two rears of MPhil Pharmaceutic and, MPhil Pharmacology program in accordance with the exigencies of the Pharmacy council of Pakistan.
Pharmaceutical sciences unit ensures the students are equipped with the proper training that allows them to work with precision in the field. In addition to this, the department makes them capable to acquire a requisite level of ethical as well as technical skills, distinguishing technical & non-technical credentials in a regulated & reproducible ambience, and to enhance the verdict power. Apart from this, we train the students to work efficiently in the time of crisis, to develop the proper judgement, appropriate leadership qualities, essential problem solving abilities, requisite administrative and handling skills so that they can ensure proper communication between all the components of the community i.e., health care department, community, disciplines, and patients. Besides, team work is the highlight of our institution.
All the three fields in pharmaceutical sector i.e., pharmacy, pharmaceutics, & pharmacology hold a historical background as a field of arts and science that deals with manufacturing and distributing medicinal product. But over the time the role has been transformed and now the pharmacists also deal with various other activities in health care set ups for instance, clinical pharmaceutical settings in hospitals and community and aspects like pharmaceutical manufacturing, drug administrative organizations, research facilitation (discovery, manufacture, delivery of drugs) and last but not the least coaching of health care staff.
The administration established Pharmacy department in order to make it the focal point for the department of pharmaceutical sciences. The Pharmaceutical Sciences unit comprises of upgraded lecture halls, conference halls and meeting rooms with high-end audio-visual set up, state-of-the-arts research laboratories along with progressive supplies. The department paves way for students to be a part of various industrial units in pharmaceutical set ups through internship programs and research projects so as to implement their learning in practical filed.