MS/MPhil Pharmacy.

MS Pharmacy is a 2-year postgraduate degree program that enhances the research skills in the various fields of pharmaceutics. A lack has been observed in the field of pharmaceutical research and an MS degree will provide ample expert personnel in research. The prerequisite for MS Pharmacy is a 16-year educational degree in the relevant field with minimum first division (annual examination system) or 2.5/4.0 CGPA (semester system). Besides, students have to clear the NTS GAT with a minimum score of 50. However, it is recommended to check the admission policy of the university as well. There can be some particular requirements of different universities. Many universities may prefer to have their entrance exams.

Core Courses

  • Research Thesis
  • Research Methodology, Seminar & Project Writing
  • Clinical Pharmacy
  • Pharmaceutical Technology
  • Pharmaceutical Microbiology
  • Applied Biopharmaceutics & Pharmacokinetics
  • Advanced Pharmaceutics
  • Biostatistics

Eligibility Criteria

  • 16 years of education in relevant field.
  • 50% marks in previous degree.
  • Passing marks in Entry test.


The degree of MS Pharmacy plays a prominent role in the research and development of the pharmaceutical industry. Nowadays, the research and development in pharmaceutics have been increasing due to the onset of many epidemics and pandemics. With the evolution in medical research, the scope of MS Pharmacy has been going upwards. Rapid development in the research industry has made many fields of employment in the pharmaceutical industry. The Covid-19 is the marked feature of this century that emphasized the importance of pharmaceutical expert professionals to work for the support of the human race to fight such pandemics. 

The postgraduate degree holders in Pharmacy do have many opportunities in the public and private sectors. The new trend in the market is to employ experts to match the competitive market standards. The government sector offers many attractive work opportunities to support and control the pharmaceutical industry with rules and regulations. For this purpose, professionals with a postgraduate degree are preferred and employed.

Universities Offering MS/MPhil Pharmacy in Pakistan

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