Keeping in view the ever-increasing demand of professionally skilled pharmacists in the country and abroad, Department of Pharmacy has taken the initiative to start Doctor of Pharmacy (PharmD), a five years professional degree program to cater the needs of pharmaceutical industry in research & development, manufacturing, quality assurance, clinical research, marketing, drug regulatory affairs and the requirements of Pharmaceutical care.

The training in industry as per GMP and cGMP requirements and healthcare settings is the essential component of FCCU Doctor of Pharmacy (PharmD) program to develop pharmacy professionals whose scientific knowledge, training and skills enable them to deliver excellence in pharmaceutical industry and pharmacy practice. This would strengthen the pharmaceutical industry to manufacture quality and cost effective pharmaceutical products. This makes FCCU Doctor of Pharmacy (PharmD) program distinct from other institutions. The program will be conducted as per the requirements of Pharmacy Council of Pakistan.

Admission Requirements

Individuals desiring admission in Doctor of Pharmacy (PharmD) degree program should have passed the Higher Secondary School Certificate (with major subjects: Biology, Chemistry and Physics, etc.) with minimum 60% marks or an equivalent diploma from national or international board (e.g. A-level)

Program Requirements and Roadmap