MPhil/PhD Program in Pharmacy

Brief Description
Research is the basic thing for the development of a country. The research in the field of pharmaceutical sciences helps in development of the country and serve the humanity in more than one field i.e. health, industry, social and economic aspects. For this purpose the Department of Pharmacy University of Malakand has launched the M.Phil while planning to launch Ph.D program soon. The combination of advanced professional (Pharm.D.) and research (M.Phil/Ph.D.) education in pharmacy and the pharmaceutical sciences prepares outstanding students for careers in academics  and pharmaceutical research.  

Program Objectives:

The main objectives of this program is to cater for graduates who wish to have better career prospects, to enhance their knowledge in new spheres of Pharmacy and also to acquire new skills and techniques. Students will be educated to a level that will enable them to perform efficiently in any area of Pharmacy. We are committed for strengthening our research activities at the M.Phil., and Ph.D. level in the subject areas of pharmaceutics, Pharmacology, Pharmaceutical chemistry and Pharmacognosy. This program will enable the University teachers, students and researchers (M.Phil. and Ph.D. Scholars) to carry out research in the field of Pharmaceutical Sciences. This program will provide research and development opportunities not only to University of Malakand but will also involve industries and other public/private sector organizations.
Program Outcomes:

Over all outcomes of Ph.D./M.Phil. Programs at Department of Pharmacy will be:

a. To work for the advancement of research and developments of Pharmaceutical Sciences in Pakistan.
b. This program will provide attraction to qualified and skilled personnel’s for initiation quality projects in Malakand division.

  1. To produce quality manpower in science and technology locally rather to send them abroad on high cost. This will also ensure their services locally and minimize leaching of trained and skilled personals from Pakistan.
  2. Malakand division has rich source of medicinal plants which need to exploit locally through utilizing the Pharmacy Department labs.
  3. To produce professionally trained manpower, capable of playing a vital role in the socio economic development of the region and the country at large.

Course #

Course Title

Cr.Hrs

Pharm.501

Mathematics for Pharmacists

2

Pharm.502

Statistics for Pharmacists

2

Pharm.502

Statistics for Pharmacist, Lab Work

1

Pharm.503

Computer for Pharmacists

2

Pharm. 504

Research Methodology

3

Pharm. 505

Bio- Products

3

Pharm. 506

Plant Taxonomy

3

Pharm.701

Pharmaceutical Dosage Form

3

Pharm.701

Pharmaceutical Dosage Forms Lab Work

1

Pharm.702

Pharmaceutical Dispensing

3

Pharm.702

Pharmaceutical Dispensing Lab Work

1

Pharm.703

Validation of Quality Assurance

3

Pharm.704

Validation of Production

3

Pharm.705

Validation of Policies

2

Pharm.706

Packaging Materials

3

Pharm.707

Pharmaceutical Excepients( Binders, Diluents, Preservatives, Glidants, and Colorants) 

3

Pharm.708

Pharmacy and Therapeutics

3

Pharm.709

Quality Control of  Finished Dosage Forms

3

Pharm.709

Quality Control of  Finished Dosage Forms Lab Work

1

Pharm.710

Metabolic Pathway I

3

Pharm.711

Metabolic Pathway II

3

Pharm.712

Electro Chemistry in Pharmacy

3

Pharm.713

Clinical Disorders and Their Management-I

3

Pharm.714

Hormones, Autacoids and Their Antagonists 

3

Pharm.715

Physiology of Cardiovascular/Genito-urinal and Digestive Systems  

3

Pharm.716

Physiology of Nervous System

3

Pharm.717

Pharmacology of Nervous System

3

Pharm.718

Advance Pharmacology

3

Pharm.719

Natural Products I

3

Pharm.719

Natural Products I Lab Work

1

Pharm.720

Pharmacognosy of Alkaloidal  and Glycosidal drugs

3

Pharm.721

Advance Pharmacognosy

3

Pharm.722

Small Laboratory Project Work

1

Pharm.723

Seminar

1

Pharm.724

Special Topic in Experimental Pharmacology

3

Pharm.801

Kinetic principles and Stability Testing

3

Pharm.801

Kinetic principles and Stability Testing Lab Work

1

Pharm.802

Drug Stability

3

Pharm.803

Formulation of Injections

3

Pharm.804

Spectrophotometric Methods of Pharmaceutical Analysis  

3

Pharm.805

Mass Spectrometry

3

Pharm.806

Advance Instrumental Techniques

3

Pharm.807

Drug Metabolism

3

Pharm.808

Synthetic Chemistry-I

3

Pharm.809

Biopolymers

3

Pharm.810

Clinical Disorders and Their Management-II

3

Pharm.811

Antibiotic & Chemotherapeutic agents

3

Pharm.812

Pharmacology of Cardiovascular/Genito-urinal and Digestive Systems  

3

Pharm.813

The Drug Therapy of Disease-I

3

Pharm.814

Natural Products-II

3

Pharm.815

Phyto Chemistry

3

Pharm.816

Neurotransmitters systems and Drug dependence mechanisms

3

Pharm.817

Tablets (Solid dosage form)

3

Pharm.818

Smart or Intelligent Hydrogels

3

Pharm.819

Polymers in Control Drug Delivery

3

Pharm.820

Carbohydrate Chemistry

3

Pharm.821

Morphology and Histology of Crud Drugs

3

Pharm.821

Morphology and Histology of Crud Drugs Lab work

1

Pharm.822

Medicinal And Poisonous Plants of Pakistan

3

Pharm.822

Medicinal And Poisonous Plants of Pakistan Lab work

1

Pharm.823

Special Topics in Pharmacognosy.

3

Pharm.824

Special Topics in Experimental Pharmacology

3

Pharm.825

Advance Pharmacokinetics and Pharmacodynamics

3

Pharm.826

Design And Development of Radio Pharmaceuticals

3

Pharm.827

Advance Organic Chemistry

3

Pharm.828

Special Topics in Pharmaceutical Chemistry

3

Pharm.829

Spectrofluorimetric methods for Pharmaceutical analysis

3

Pharm.830

Pharmacology of anticonvulsant drugs

3



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