Master of Philosophy in Pharmacy (Pharmaceutics)

University of Lahore

The term pharmaceutics is about science that involves “converting a drug into a medicine”. It starts right after the drug discovery from the natural sources, passing through its physical and chemical characterization, manufacturing, quality control and analysis, its marketing aspects till its use by the patients. In this era of globalization, there is a dire need to take the full benefits from recent advances as well as developments taking place in more developed countries offering high quality education in pharmacy.

Degree

Requirements

Minimum 60% or 2.50 (4.00) CGPA with 16 years of education in relevant field of Pharm-D/B-Pharm.

Why this

Degree

The Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Lahore has the mission to produce high quality, problem solving pharmacy professionals who will be equipped with the knowledge, skills and abilities to deliver appropriate, effective and efficient pharmacy services for improving patient care and quality of life by offering workable solutions to problems / major issues in the Health Care System, the Pharmaceutical Industry and its Quality Systems, Academia and Research in the Pharmaceutical Sector. The department has 5 Ph.D. Doctors (Pharmaceutics) and 15+ M.Phil faculty members for imparting high quality education in a professional environment. The department is actively involved in pharmaceutical research that covers all aspects of pharmaceutical sciences including transdermal drug delivery, nanotechnology and microbiology.

Courses Offered

Semester 1
Sr# Course Code Course Title Cr.Hrs Pre-requisite Course- 1 Pre-requisite Course- 2
1 PHRCU.901
Advanced Pharmaceutics [Theory]
3    
2 PHRCU.902
Advanced Pharmaceutics [Practicals.]
1    
3 PHRCU.903
Biopharmaceutics & Pharmacokinetics [Theory]
3    
4 PHRCU.904
Biopharmaceutics & Pharmacokinetics [Practicals.]
1    
5 PHRCU.905
Microbiology &  Molecular Biology    [Theory]
3    
 6 PHRCU.906 Microbiology &  Molecular Biology  [Practicals.]  1    
 7 PHRCU.907  Seminars  1    
           
           

 

Semester 2

SrNo. Course Code Course Title Cr.Hrs Pre-requisite Course- 1 Pre-requisite Course- 2
1 PHRCU.908
Formulation and Product Development [Theory]
3

2 PHRCU.909
Formulation and Product Development [Practicals.]
1

3 PHRCU.910
Pharmacy Practice [Clinical pharmacy  and Pharmaceutical care,] [Theory]
3

4 PHRCU.911
Pharmacy Practice [Practicals.]
1

5 PHRCU.912
Biostatistics [Theory]
3

6 PHRCU.913
Research Methodology and Special Problems
1

           
           

 

Semester 3

Sr# Course Code Course Title Cr.Hrs Pre-requisite Course- 1 Pre-requisite Course- 2
1 PHRCU.914
Research Work  and Thesis
13













 

Semester 4

Sr# Course Code Course Title Cr.Hrs Pre-requisite Course- 1 Pre-requisite Course- 2
1 PHRCU.914
Research Work  and Thesis
12













Offered at Campuses

Fact File

 

Full Time, 2 Years

5 PhD and 15+ M.Phil faculty members

2 HEC recognized Research Supervisors

Highly equipped Research Laboratories

 


 

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