Faculty of Chemical & Pharmaceutical Sciences (56)
Faculty is conducive to learning and innovation. By joining us, you will be able to explore and further the scientific horizons.
Pharmacy is the art and science of preparing and dispensing medicines along with provision of drug-related information to the public. It involves the interpretation of prescription orders; compounding, labeling, and dispensing of drugs and devices; drug product selection and drug utilization reviews; render patient-centered care to improve therapeutic outcomes and quality of life.
Pharmacy is known as a branch of science associated with healthcare from ancient times. Pharmacy has made great progress and has emerged as an independent branch in Pharmaceutical Sciences through the acquisition of wealth of knowledge by utilizing modern tools of research and discovering new drugs. Today’s pharmacy professional is a “drug expert” in the real sense. Initially, Department of Pharmacy was started in KUST in 2007 in the old Academic Block and in 2008 it was shifted to the new Academic Block at hill top.
The Department is recognized by The Pharmacy Council of Pakistan Islamabad.View items
Department of Chemistry was established in October, 2004 soon after the onset of KUST in 2002, with only forty students and two faculty members. It was shifted to its current location of Academic Block Uphill Building in 2007 and occupied the ground floor of the building. Now, it is one of largest postgraduate department with more than three hundred students and eighteen highly qualified faculty members. Most of the faculty members are having Doctorate and Post Doctorate qualifications from world ranking institutions of good repute.
Department of Chemistry coordinates and provides facilities for exchange of knowledge and basic and applied research in different fields of science in general and of chemistry in particular. The department has established links to national and international institutions for mutual collaboration to produce quality research and trainings.View items