Doctor of Philosophy in

Pharmacy (Pharmaceutical Chemistry)

The Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) degree program is the highest academic degree that requires extended study, innovation, creative and intellectual effort. The need, value and worth of knowledge, expertise, professional skills and new research techniques are going to reshape the pharmacy education. In this era, this is a paramount requirement to gain full benefits from the advancement and development of research.
The Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Lahore, offers Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) in Pharmacology. Pharmacology, backbone of pharmacy curriculum is the study of drugs and chemicals on living organisms. Pharmacology today is multidisciplinary, is based on the knowledge of physiology, biochemistry, cell biology and molecular biology. Pharmacology with its various subdivision links to other mainstreams of biomedical disciplines that are of immense importance in drug designing and therapeutics.

Degree

Requirements

18 Years of Education / M.Phil in relevant field Minimum 3.0 (4.00) CGPA

Why this

Degree

Higher Pharmacy Education (Pharmaceutical Chemistry) is delivered in professional and practical environment. The University of Lahore will produce such professionals who possess a comprehensive understanding of the discipline of Pharmaceutical Chemistry and well equipped with knowledge, innovation and expertise in Drug Development that will contribute to significant improvement in health care system.

Courses Offered

Sr# Course Code Course Title Cr.Hrs Pre-requisite Course- 1 Pre-requisite Course- 2
1
Research Methodology 2 2
2    
2
Battery of Pharmacological Tests to Discover New molecules and Methods and Techniques Applied to Establish Pharmacological Activities in various Classes of Drugs
2    
3
Metabolic Disorders
3    
4
Seminar
1    
5
Statistical/ Computer Applications
1    
 
   
SrNo. Course Code Course Title Cr.Hrs Pre-requisite Course- 1 Pre-requisite Course- 2
1
Learning of Various Analytical Research Techniques
2

2
Advanced Pharmacology and Therapeutics of Drugs employed to Treat Epidemic/Pandemic/Endemic
3

3
Role of Herbal/ or Alternative Therapies in treating ailment
2

4
Literature Retrieval/ Learning of Synopsis writing
1

5
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1
Research Work and Thesis
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SrNo. Course Code Course Title Cr.Hrs Pre-requisite Course- 1 Pre-requisite Course- 2
1
Research Work and Thesis
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Sr# Course Code Course Title Cr.Hrs Pre-requisite Course- 1 Pre-requisite Course- 2
1
Research Work and Thesis 8







SrNo. Course Code Course Title Cr.Hrs Pre-requisite Course- 1 Pre-requisite Course- 2
1
Research Work and Thesis
8