Approved by Pharmacy Council of Pakistan
11 well equipped laboratories
Trained Pharmacists on board as educators
It is my privilege to serve as Dean for this prestigious Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences at The University of Central Punjab, Lahore. Our university is one of the leading universities to develop your career and to make you a precious asset of the country. In order to meet the challenges of tomorrow, the university is trying to provide high standard professional education in a very conducive environment to all our students. Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences is home to world-class faculty, dedicated students and innovative researchers working towards improving medications and medication-related health outcomes.
After the recognition of Pharmacy education by Pharmacy Council of Pakistan and Higher Education Commission in 2011, our faculty has made enormous strides in meeting specific needs of both students and community, exploring new frontiers in drug discovery and development, pharmaceutical sciences, and translational clinical research. These labors have led to more than 30 manuscripts in the past three years. Here at the faculty, we value innovation, learning, the advancement of knowledge, research and its applications toward improving the use of medications in society, pharmaceutical care and professionalism. Diversity in all of its forms is the core thought of faculty’s research and development. We continually endeavor to augment our betterment and extend our national and international influence through quality education and research. We welcome your comments and suggestions for the improvement of pharmacy education and research. I will expect you to participate in all healthy and academic activities of the faculty.
I invite you to travel with us to a very illuminated future.
Dr. Mahtab Ahmad Khan
Dean, Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences
Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences (FOP), established in 2011, aims to equip the students with practical knowledge to serve in all segments of pharmacy, including industry, hospital, community, forensic science, Drug Testing Laboratory (DTL), Drug Authority of Pakistan (DRAP) and similar others. The Pharmacy Council of Pakistan (PCP) and Higher Education Commission (HEC) have accredited all FOP programmes. FOP has a highly qualified faculty, including 10 PhDs, which specialises in various aspects of pharmacy. A degree in pharmacy entities with a diverse and rewarding career, with opportunities for patient care, scientific research, and innovation. At the Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, our output centric approach prepares a student with a focus on future roles. The comprehensive, learner-centred educational programme will foster critical thinking skills in students, help to embrace professionalism, and instil a commitment to life-long learning, community service, and leadership.
Salient features of FOPS
- Accredited with the Pakistan Pharmacy Council (PCP) & Higher Education Commission of Pakistan (HEC).
- International Pharmaceutical Federation, Academic Institution Membership (FIP-AIM).
- Fulfilling the needs of society
- Internationally experienced and trained faculty
- Advanced research facilities for UG, Grads, and PG
- Advanced teaching, learning, and assessment methodologies.
- Well-equipped labs for practical training
- National and International collaborations in research and academia
- Friendly multicultural environment
- Strong collaborations with the Pharmaceutical industry, hospitals, and community Pharmacies.