MESSAGE

DR. MAMUNUR RASHID

Chairman and Professor

 

 

 

Pharmacy is a health profession. Pharmacy Department of Rajshahi University is the only institution to study Pharmaceutical Sciences in Northern Bangladesh. To create qualified Pharmacists for future Bangladesh is our aim. To bring this dream into life, the teachers and the staffs of the department are working hard. Our four years graduate and one year postgraduate courses include Inorganic, Organic and Physical Pharmaceutical Chemistry, Medicinal Chemistry, Pharmacognosy, Pharmaceutical Microbiology, Physiology, Pharmacology, Pharmaceutical Technology and Cosmetology, Clinical Pharmacy, Hospital and Community Pharmacy, Molecular Biology and Biotechnology, Pharmaceutical Management and Marketing, Bio-Statistics, Computer Science etc. An optimum balance between theory and practical knowledge is maintained in the overall structure of the curriculum.

 

We have sufficient laboratory facilities for advanced research in Natural Product Chemistry, Pharmaceutical Microbiology, Pharmaceutical Technology and Pharmaceutics. The establishment of a research laboratory on Molecular Biology, Biotechnology and Pharmacology is underway. We are proud of our academic staff as they are well-trained and have got PhD degrees with research experiences in various disciplines of Pharmacy from developed countries. They are also engaged in several national and international scientific research projects. The academic members are actively enrolled in many national and professional organizations to enhance the aspects of pharmacy profession in Bangladesh. For the active participation in the health care system, the department has successfully created a number of qualified Pharmacists who have been working in various pharmaceutical sectors to produce quality medicine. Finally, the department of pharmacy, Rajshahi University is playing an important role in improving the human resource and in the development of the country.