Department of Pharmacy, Abbottabad University of Science and Technology (Abbottabad UST) was established in 2008. The Department of Pharmacy is recognized by Pharmacy Council of Pakistan (PCP) for Pharm-D program.
The Department offers Pharm. D (Doctor of Pharmacy) and M.phil degree program. Pharm-D is a five years’ Professional Degree Program designed to develop students’ skills in one of the most vital professions and fastest growing field in health care system.
The primary objective of the program is to train the Pharmacy graduates with professional knowledge, leadership qualities, strong ethical values, honesty, fairness, decency, communication proficiency, writing and social skills that will enable them to pursue their careers in total pharmaceutical care. The graduates will find their role in health care systems, community development, pharmaceutical industry, quality systems, academia and R&D .
The Course modules, designed by the PCP and endorsed by HEC are adapted to fulfill the current needs regarding professionalism, marketability, employability, and entrepreneurship.
M.Phil program is being offered in the important disciplines of pharmacy. The objective of MPhil program is to provide our graduate and professional pharmacists an opportunity to obtain higher education in Pharmacy and spearhead professional development in the field. The department has the services of highly qualified Ph.D. faculty in various specialties of Pharmacy profession.