Welcome to the Faculty of Basic Medical and Pharmaceutical Sciences, USTC (FBMPS). Department of Pharmacy was established back in 1992 within FBMPS under the guidance of National Professor Dr. Nurul Islam with a mission to promote education and research.
Since then Department of Pharmacy has cultivated excellent researchers, instructors, and pharmacists, providing many talented people who lead various fields. Most graduates in this School continue to study as Master's or PhD students, and eventually go on to work as researchers in the pharmaceutical, food, and health industries, or in universities and public research institutions.
Our research interests cover all the critical areas in drug discovery and design to the Pharmacological evaluation of the drug. Currently, the department of Pharmacy has more than 7 fully equipped state of art lab facility which helps to do research independently or conduct collaborative projects within the course as well as with researchers at other institutions and companies. Alongside, students in the Department of Pharmacy undertake a month-long Industrial training and work placement both in a hospital pharmacy and retail pharmacy to gain real-life work and clinical experience.
If you have the drive and passion for making a difference to the healthcare and Pharma world, the Department of Pharmacy, USTC is the right destination for you and we will welcome you here wholeheartedly for an exciting journey of learning and research institute.
I welcome to the Department of Pharmacy at University of Science and Technology Chittagong.
We are offering an excellent learning environment for quality pharmacy education. At present, the Department is running one undergraduate program, 4 years Bachelor of Pharmacy (B. Pharm) and one graduate program, Master of Pharmacy (M. Pharm). Our students have the opportunity to attend lecturers in advanced classrooms, study in modern libraries, do research in rich laboratories, enjoy the university life with extracurricular activities, and prepare themselves to be competitive in the challenging world.
Please join us to explore your strength and add new dimension in the field of pharmacy.
Title of the Academic Program: Bachelor of Pharmacy (Hons)
Description of the Program: The Bachelor of Pharmacy (Hons.) is a 4-year/08 Semester undergraduate program in the field of pharmacy. Students will get excellent knowledge and laboratory based training on different areas including physiology, basic chemistry, pharmacology, toxicology, drug use management, pharmacotherapy, pharmaceutics, pharmaceutical dispensing, hospital and community pharmacy, patient assessment and counseling, pharmaceuticals regulatory affairs etc. In addition, students will accomplish several general education courses offered by the university.
Total Credit: 160 Credits
Title of the Academic Program: Master of Pharmacy (M.Pharm)
Description of the Program: The Master of Pharmacy (M.Pharm.) (Master’s mixed mode) is a 1 year Postgraduate program in the field of pharmacy. Students will get excellent knowledge and laboratory based training on different areas including drug use management, pharmacotherapy, pharmaceutics, pharmaceutical dispensing, and counseling, pharmaceuticals regulatory affairs etc.
The laboratories of Department of Pharmacy, USTC are well furnished with a number of sophisticated equipment’s like HPLC, Lyophilized, Sonicator, Tablet Compression Machine, Dissolution Machine, Universal Mixer, Cap Sealing, Capsule Filling, Granulator Coating Machine etc.
USTC D’ block, 5th floor
Foy’s Lake, Zakir Hossain Road