Doctor of Philosophy in Pharmacy (Pharmacology)

University of Lahore

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.
Pharmacology curriculum is the study of drugs and chemicals on living organisms. Pharmacology today is multidisciplinary and is based on the knowledge of physiology, biochemistry, cell biology and molecular biology. Pharmacology with its various subdivision link 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

The general goal of the program is to train independent researchers who have excellent knowledge of the discipline and its various related fields. The University of Lahore will produce such professionals who possess a comprehensive understanding of the discipline of Pharmacology and well equipped with knowledge, innovation and expertise in Drug Development that will contribute to significant improvement in health care system. The research training in this program aims to help students develop in-depth knowledge of pharmacology and related sciences; learn to develop an original research hypothesis and describe the method used to experimentally validate the hypothesis; conduct an original research project; present their research findings at scientific symposia; and publish their findings in high-impact journals.

Courses Offered

Semester 1
Sr# Course Code Course Title Cr.Hrs Pre-requisite Course- 1 Pre-requisite Course- 2
1
DRUG DISCOVERY
3    
2
STURUCTURE ACTIVITY
RELATIONSHIP (SAR)
3    
3
METAL COMPLEXES
3    
 
   

 

Semester 2

SrNo. Course Code Course Title Cr.Hrs Pre-requisite Course- 1 Pre-requisite Course- 2
1
BIOLOGICAL MEMBRAINES
3

2
DRUG SOULBILITY
3

3
DRUG PROPERTIES AND
PHARMACEUTICAL
3







 

Semester 3

Sr# Course Code Course Title Cr.Hrs Pre-requisite Course- 1 Pre-requisite Course- 2
1
Research Work and Thesis
7







 

Semester 4

SrNo. Course Code Course Title Cr.Hrs Pre-requisite Course- 1 Pre-requisite Course- 2
1
Research Work and Thesis
7




 

Semester 5

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







 

Semester 6

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







Offered at Campuses

Fact File

 

 

3 Years

5 PhD faculty members

Highly equipped laboratories with animal house

Human and Animal Ethical Committee

 

 


 

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