The Faculty of Pharmacy and Drug Technology was established in 2009 by the Presidential Decree number 2905/2012. Study at the faculty started at the beginning of the academic year 2012-2013 with the aim to pioneer the introduction of the concepts and principles of sustainable development to complement the Egyptian pharmaceutical sector and society with capable and skilled graduates who are dedicated to the improvement of pharmaceutical services and facilities.

The Academic Faculty Courses thoroughly address the concepts of modern pharmaceutics by emphasizing the study of Pharmaceutical care, Biotechnology, Molecular biology, Bioinformatics, Environmental ethics, Nutrition, Pharmacy practice, and Economics and communication skills.

In their final year of study, students follow courses in their area of specialization:

Phytopharmacy, Biotechnology, Industrial Pharmacy and Drug Design, and/or Pharmaceutical Care and Marketing.

In addition, students choose from an array of Faculty Elective courses according to their individual interests. The comprehensive approach towards a sustainable study of pharmaceutics is further enriched by a comprehensive Core Program that structures an integral part of the academic curricula in the Faculty of Pharmacy with the aim to enhance the students’ learning experience by offering courses in nature sciences, social sciences, humanities, languages and arts.

Besides, practical training and accredited Internships at national, international and multinational companies and organizations that aim to providing students with authentic experiences in their field of specialization are comprehensively offered with distinctive opportunities to gain valuable experience through practice in a real world setting prior to entering the professional world.

BSc. Degree in Pharmacy Science and Drug Technology.

The scientific departments of the faculty are:

  • Pharmaceutical Chemistry
  • Pharmacognosy and Medicinal Plants
  • Pharmaceutics and Pharmaceutical Technology
  • Pharmacology and Toxicology
  • Biochemistry and Biotechnology
  • Microbiology and Public Health
  • Pharmacy Practice

New scientific departments could be established based on the recommendations of the Faculty council and the approval of Heliopolis University council and the board of trustees.

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